Publisher: St. Martin's Press; First Edition edition (February 17, 2009)
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In a passionate and witty behind-the-scenes reveal, the writer of All approximately "All approximately Eve" takes at the vintage 1959 Douglas Sirk movie starring Lana TurnerFew motion pictures encourage the devotion of Imitation of existence, the most well known motion pictures of the '50s--a break up character drama that is either an impossible to resist women's photograph and a dismal remark on ambition, motherhood, racial id, and wish misplaced and found.Born to be harm is the 1st in-depth account of director Sirk’s masterpiece. Lana Turner, close to own wreck starred as Lora Meredith. African-American actress Juanita Moore performed her servant and dearest friend, and Sandra Dee and Susan Kohner their respective daughters, stuck up within the heartbreak of the black-passing-for-white daughter within the Fifties. Both Moore and Kohner have been Oscar-nominated as most sensible helping Actress. the writer combines vast research, wide interviews with surviving solid contributors, and excellent storytelling into a masterpiece of movie writing. exciting, saucy, and incisive, this can be impossible to resist studying for each movie fan.