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The Resource True Hollywood noir : filmland mysteries and murders, by Dina Di Mambro

True Hollywood noir : filmland mysteries and murders, by Dina Di Mambro

Label
True Hollywood noir : filmland mysteries and murders
Title
True Hollywood noir
Title remainder
filmland mysteries and murders
Statement of responsibility
by Dina Di Mambro
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explore some of Filmland's most fascinating mysteries, scandals and murders, lived by the players behind the scenes. Each chapter dissects the various theories in each case, but it is up to you to make up your own mind. From the West Coast mob and city corruption intertwining with Hollywood mysteries on and off the screen, to the plots of noir films pulled from actual happenings in the underworld, get the stories behind the stories, the darker images playing out in living color behind the silver screen
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
GL4
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Di Mambro, Dina
Dewey number
364.1/523/09794/94
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1993.5.U65
LC item number
D56 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Homicide
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Label
True Hollywood noir : filmland mysteries and murders, by Dina Di Mambro
Instantiates
Publication
Manufacture
Bar code
  • 31223105890470
  • 31223105890488
  • 31223105890462
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [231]-239) 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
William Desmond Taylor: The unsolved murder (1922) -- The Hearst affair: The mysterious death of Thomas H. Ince (1924) -- Jean Harlow: Last night was only a comedy (1932) -- Thelma Todd: The ice cream blonde (1935) -- Joan Bennett: The shot that killed a film career (1951) -- Lana Turner and Johnny Stompanato: The story you haven't heard (1958) -- George Reeves: Who killed Superman? (1959) -- The secret life of Bob Crane (1978) -- Gig Young: Game of death (1978) -- Natalie Wood's final voyage (1981) -- Robert Blake: In cold blood (2001) -- The real Mickey Cohen
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 258 pages
Isbn
9780615572697
Lccn
2011944541
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 867791531
  • (OCoLC)867791531
Label
True Hollywood noir : filmland mysteries and murders, by Dina Di Mambro
Publication
Manufacture
Bar code
  • 31223105890470
  • 31223105890488
  • 31223105890462
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [231]-239) 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
William Desmond Taylor: The unsolved murder (1922) -- The Hearst affair: The mysterious death of Thomas H. Ince (1924) -- Jean Harlow: Last night was only a comedy (1932) -- Thelma Todd: The ice cream blonde (1935) -- Joan Bennett: The shot that killed a film career (1951) -- Lana Turner and Johnny Stompanato: The story you haven't heard (1958) -- George Reeves: Who killed Superman? (1959) -- The secret life of Bob Crane (1978) -- Gig Young: Game of death (1978) -- Natalie Wood's final voyage (1981) -- Robert Blake: In cold blood (2001) -- The real Mickey Cohen
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 258 pages
Isbn
9780615572697
Lccn
2011944541
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 867791531
  • (OCoLC)867791531

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