The Resource Bogart, A.M. Sperber and Eric Lax

Bogart, A.M. Sperber and Eric Lax

Label
Bogart
Title
Bogart
Statement of responsibility
A.M. Sperber and Eric Lax
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Bogart is not just a movie star biography. Perhaps no other book has ever provided a more graphic rendering of what life was like for a contract player when the big studios ruled Hollywood or has so dramatically captured what happened in the late 1940's as some of the biggest names in the industry pitted themselves against the excesses of the House Un-American Activities Committee in the early days of the Cold War. Based on more than two hundred interviews with everyone
  • From such famous co-workers as Katharine Hepburn and John Huston to behind-the-scenes publicists and makeup artists (even a bellman who served Bogart on one memorable night at the Beverly Hills Hotel), on a year and a half spent in the Warner Brothers archives at the University of Southern California poring over memos, letters, script reports, and contracts, and on Bogart's two-inch-thick FBI folder obtained under the Freedom of Information Act, Bogart finally tells the
  • Full story of a Hollywood legend while re-creating the history of both a Hollywood and a political era
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-1994
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sperber, A. M.
Index
index present
LC call number
PN2287.B48
LC item number
S64 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lax, Eric
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bogart, Humphrey
  • Bogart, Humphrey
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
  • Films
  • United States
Label
Bogart, A.M. Sperber and Eric Lax
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Filmography: p
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The house at Seneca Point -- "Young and handsome as Valentino and elegant in comedy" -- Fitting the bill -- The Portland rosebud -- "If it's a Louse-heel, give it to Bogart" -- The beginning of a beautiful friendship -- Birth of a hero -- The black bird -- "Do tough guys have sex appeal?" -- "It's going to be a lot of shit like Algiers" -- "The happiest of couples" -- Betty -- The fun begins -- The lengthy good-bye -- The happiest time -- After the war -- "A loathsome character" -- Mr. Bogart goes to Washington -- No mark of the squealer -- The Boris Karloff of the supper clubs -- All the aspects of a loser -- The toy department -- Beating the devil -- The old bull -- Sunset and evening star
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 676 pages
Isbn
9780688075392
Lccn
96038599
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)35325337
  • (OCoLC)ocm35325337
Label
Bogart, A.M. Sperber and Eric Lax
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Filmography: p
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The house at Seneca Point -- "Young and handsome as Valentino and elegant in comedy" -- Fitting the bill -- The Portland rosebud -- "If it's a Louse-heel, give it to Bogart" -- The beginning of a beautiful friendship -- Birth of a hero -- The black bird -- "Do tough guys have sex appeal?" -- "It's going to be a lot of shit like Algiers" -- "The happiest of couples" -- Betty -- The fun begins -- The lengthy good-bye -- The happiest time -- After the war -- "A loathsome character" -- Mr. Bogart goes to Washington -- No mark of the squealer -- The Boris Karloff of the supper clubs -- All the aspects of a loser -- The toy department -- Beating the devil -- The old bull -- Sunset and evening star
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 676 pages
Isbn
9780688075392
Lccn
96038599
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)35325337
  • (OCoLC)ocm35325337

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