Jean Arthur: The Actress Nobody Knew
ISBN: 0879102780
EAN13: 9780879102784
Language: English
Publication Date: Aug 1, 2004
Pages: 358
Dimensions: 0.88" H x 9" L x 6" W
Weight: 1.45 lbs.
Format: Paperback
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The luminous star of Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, Shane, and other classic films was, as the subtitle aptly puts it, the actress nobody knew. Jean Arthur (1900-91) kept her personal life private, disdained the Hollywood publicity machine, and was called difficult because of her perfectionism and remoteness from costars on the movie set. John Oller, a lawyer, tracked down kinsfolk and friends never before interviewed to capture the elusive personality of a free spirit best embodied in her favorite role, Peter Pan. Arthur herself might have appreciated his warm, respectful portrait. . An insightful, painstakingly researched analysis of Arthur's life and career raises the curtain on the complex, conflicted person behind the screen persona.Captures the special shine of a unique star who turned out to be a genuine eccentric. - Chicago Tribune

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