LEE MARVIN POINT BLANK

By: EPSTEIN, DWAYNE

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The first full-length, authoritative, and detailed story of the iconic actor's life to go beyond the Hollywood scandal-sheet reporting of earlier books, this account offers an appreciation for the man and his acting career and the classic films he starred in, painting a portrait of an individual who took great risks in his acting and career. Although Lee Marvin is best known for his icy tough guy roles--such as his chilling titular villain in "The Man""Who Shot Liberty Valance" or the paternal yet brutally realistic platoon leader in "The Big Red One"--very little is known of his personal life; his family background; his experiences in WWII; his relationship with his father, family, friends, wives; and his ongoing battles with alcoholism, rage, and depression, occasioned by his postwar PTSD. Now, after years of researching and compiling interviews with family members, friends, and colleagues; rare photographs; and illustrative material, Hollywood writer Dwayne Epstein provides a full understanding and appreciation of this acting titan's place in the Hollywood pantheon in spite of his very real and human struggles.

Title: LEE MARVIN POINT BLANK

Author Name: EPSTEIN, DWAYNE

Categories: Entertainment: Movies,TV, Music, Opera & Dance (see Theatre),

Publisher: SCHAFFNER PRESS:

ISBN Number: 1936182408

ISBN Number 13: 9781936182404

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: GOOD / VERY GOOD

Seller ID: 243975

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