Great Stars Bette Davis by David ThomsonGreat Stars Bette Davis by David Thomson

Great Stars Bette Davis

byDavid Thomson

Paperback | September 22, 2009

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Bette Davis was the commanding figure of the great era of Hollywood stardom, with a drive and energy that put her contemporaries in the shade.

She played queens, jezebels and bitches, she could out-talk any male co-star, she warred with her studio, Warner Bros, worked like a demon, was nominated for seven Oscars and — no matter what — never gave up fighting. This is her story.

David Thomson is, among many other things, author of The New Biographical Dictionary of Film, now in its fourth edition. His recent books include a biography of Nicole Kidman, Fan Tan (a novel written in collaboration with Marlon Brando) and The Whole Equation: A History of Hollywood. His latest work is the acclaimed Have You Seen...? ...
Title:Great Stars Bette DavisFormat:PaperbackDimensions:120 pages, 7.8 × 5.15 × 0.35 inPublished:September 22, 2009Publisher:Penguin UK (HC)Language:English

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ISBN - 10:1846140722

ISBN - 13:9781846140723

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