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Goldman, Michael R.

Summary: John Wayne: The Genuine Article provides readers a rare glimpse into the life of one of the most iconic movie stars of all time through a treasure trove of memorabilia, stories, and interviews. This definitive book includes John Wayne Enterprises' collection of never-before-seen letters and telegrams as well as incredibly compelling text from Wayne's unfinished memoir. Important milestones in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 791.43 WAYNE, JOHN GOL

Field, Sally

Summary: One of the most celebrated, beloved, and enduring actors of our time, Sally Field has an infectious charm that has captivated the nation for more than five decades, beginning with her first TV role at the age of seventeen. From Gidget's sweet-faced "girl next door" to the dazzling complexity of Sybil to the Academy Award-worthy ferocity and depth of Norma Rae and Mary Todd Lincoln, Field has...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Publishing 2018

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 FIE

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2 available in Adult, Call number: 921 FIE

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 FIELD, SALLY FIE

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 Field 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: B FIELD FIE

Summary: On September 29, 1981, Peter Turner received a phone call that would change his life. His former lover, Hollywood actress Gloria Grahame, had collapsed in a Lancaster hotel and was refusing medical attention. He took her into his chaotic and eccentric home in Liverpool to see her through her last days. Though their affair had ended years before, it was to him that she turned in her final hour...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2018

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2 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA FIL

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD FIL

Summary: What do the most ravishingly beautiful actress of the 1930s and '40s and the inventor whose concepts were the basis of cell phone and Bluetooth technology have in common? They are both Hedy Lamarr, the glamour icon whose ravishing visage was the inspiration for Snow White and Cat Woman and a technological trailblazer who perfected a radio system to throw Nazi torpedoes off course during WWII.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kino Lorber 2018

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD BOM

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2 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC BOM

Summary: In the 1950s, Tab Hunter was America's boy next door. Nothing, it seemed, could damage his skyrocketing career. Nothing, that is, but the fact that Tab Hunter was secretly gay. Now, Tab Hunter's secret is out. In this documentary we will meet for the first time, the real Tab Hunter as he shares with us the whole story of a happy and healthy survivor of Hollywood's roller coaster.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC TAB

Eyman, Scott

Summary: Henry Fonda and James Stewart were two of the biggest stars in Hollywood for forty years. They became friends and then roommates as stage actors in New York, and when they began making films in Hollywood, they roomed together again. Between them they made such memorable films as The Grapes of Wrath, Mister Roberts, Twelve Angry Men, and On Golden Pond; and Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, Destry...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 EYM

Epstein, Jerry

Summary: Over 300 photographs with accompanying text describe the personal and professional life of the silent film comedian.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 1989

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 791.43 CHAPLIN, CHARLIE EPS

Leachman, Cloris.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kensington Books 2009

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 921 LEACHMAN, CLORIS LEA

Schickel, Richard.

Summary: Chronicles more than sixty films spanning five decades, explaining their role in Clint Eastwood's career development, and features never-before-seen photos from his personal collection and an introduction by the actor and director himself.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling 2010

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 791.43 EASTWOOD, CLINT SCH

Maltin, Leonard.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 1978

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 791.43 MAL

Spitz, Bob

Summary: "From New York Times bestselling biographer Bob Spitz, a full and rich biography of an epic American life, capturing what made Ronald Reagan both so beloved and so transformational. More than five years in the making, based on hundreds of interviews and access to previously unavailable documents, and infused with irresistible storytelling charm, Bob Spitz's REAGAN stands fair to be the first...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 REAGAN, RONALD SPI

Matzen, Robert D.

Summary: In March 1941, Jimmy Stewart, America's boy next door and recent Academy Award winner, left fame and fortune behind and joined the United States Army Air Corps to fulfill his family mission and serve his country. He rose from private to colonel and participated in 20 often-brutal World War II combat missions over Germany and France. In mere months the war took away his boyish looks as he faced...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: GoodKnight Books 2016

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1 available in Adult, Call number: B STEWART MAT

Reynolds, Debbie

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: The beloved Hollywood star and New York Times bestselling author of Unsinkable continues her intimate chat with fans in this entertaining collection of anecdotes, stories, jokes, and random musings from a woman who has seen it all, and done most of it.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 REYNOLDS, DEBBIE REY

Crawford, Christina

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W. Morrow 1978

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Ferrer, Sean Hepburn.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 HEPBURN, AUDREY FER

Hart, Kevin

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Superstar, comedian and Hollywood box-office star Kevin Hart turns his immense talent to the written word by writing some words. Some of those words include, the, a, for, above, and even even. Put them together and listeners have the funniest, most heartfelt, and most inspirational memoir on survival, success, and the importance of believing in themselves since Old Yeller.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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Kimbrell, James

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Branden Pub. Co. 1989

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Lamparski, Richard.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 1989

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Golio, Gary

Summary: Presents the creative life of Charlie Chaplin, describing how he helped support his sick mother by performing on the streets of London, where he found the inspiration for his iconic character.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 CHA

Banner, Lois W.

Summary: "Last year J. Randy Taraborrelli wrote a bestselling book entitled The Secret Life of Marilyn. His is the most recent of dozens written since Marilyn's death in August of 1962 and yet the appetite for information about Marilyn is insatiable. No matter whether sensational or flawed, as most of these biographies have been, the fans always come out, in best-selling numbers. This time, with Lois...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2012

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Summary: Girl next door, sex kitten, fitness tycoon, high-profile activist, Oscar®-winner: Jane Fonda has lived a life marked by controversy, tragedy and transformation, and she's done it all in the public eye. This exclusive HBO documentary, directed and produced by the acclaimed filmmaker Susan Lacy, draws on 21 hours of recent interviews with Fonda, who speaks candidly and frankly about her life, her...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: HBO Home Entertaiment 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF JAN

Dotti, Luca

Summary: Enter Audrey Hepburn’s private world in this unique biography compiled by her son that combines recollections, anecdotes, excerpts from her personal correspondence, drawings, and recipes for her favorite dishes written in her own hand, and more than 250 previously unpublished personal family photographs. Audrey at Home offers fans an unprecedented look at the legendary star, bringing together...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Design 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 HEPBURN, AUDREY DOT

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 Hepburn 2015

Keaton, Diane.

Summary: The Academy Award-winning film star and best-selling author of Then Again describes the ups and downs of living in a beauty-obsessed world, recounting stories about a makeup artist's embarrassing advice, her trip to Victoria's Secret with her teen daughter and more.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: LP 921 KEA

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 921 KEATON, DIANE KEA

Wagner, Robert

Summary: The legendary actor offers a nostalgic look at Hollywood's golden age, touring favorite hotspots and exploring period business practices before the advent of paparazzi culture and high-powered agents.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group USA 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 WAGNER, ROBERT WAG

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: B WAGNER WAG

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