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by Paul Alexander,Illus. with photos

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Author: Paul Alexander,Illus. with photos
ISBN: 0316907960
Language: English
Pages: 336 pages
Category: Arts & Literature
Publisher: Viking; 1st edition (1994)
Rating: 4.5
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FB2 size: 1957 kb | EPUB size: 1992 kb | DJVU size: 1164 kb

Paul Alexander has published two books about Sylvia Plath and regularly contributes to The New York Times .

Paul Alexander has published two books about Sylvia Plath and regularly contributes to The New York Times Magazine, New York magazine, The Nation, Cosmopolitan, Premiere, The Village Voice, ARTnews, and The Guardian. He lives in New York City.

Boulevard of Broken Dreams book. But sadly it seems that at times Paul Alexander was rather subjective and speculative and this ultimately makes the book seem less auth This is the first biography I have read about James Dean. Beginning with the story of his parents and ending with the legend of James Dean after his death, Boulevard of Broken Dreams gives all of the truths about James Dean and most interestingly, details his rise to fame. I read this book quickly and found much of the information to be interesting and reliable.

The interesting thing about James Dean is the fact that, almost 40 years after his death, he remains an icon of American .

The interesting thing about James Dean is the fact that, almost 40 years after his death, he remains an icon of American pop culture. Dean's sexuality is a major theme, perhaps too much so, throughout the book.

James Dean: Boulevard of Broken Dreams. No more than a promising actor with a handful of films to his name when he died in 1955, James Dean has since been elevated to an iconic status surpassed only by Elvis Presley and Marilyn Monroe. And his image - a blend of '50s cool and tough-guy charm - has been vigorously marketed in the race to cash in on a legend that, forty years later, shows no sign of abating. But until now, no serious biography has looked beyond the studio-manufactured cliches to the volatile polarities of this complex star.

Boulevard of Broken Dreams, Alexander, Paul, Very Good Book .

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James Dean's legendary status as a Hollywood icon is reconsidered in Boulevard of. .The book has nothing new to say, and says it badly.

James Dean's legendary status as a Hollywood icon is reconsidered in Boulevard of Broken Dreams, which explores the process by which he became the electric and exciting actor who came to stand for a whole generation's feelings of rebellion. What no one knew at the highlight of his career was that Dean had suffered agonies of torment over his own sexual.

Paul Alexander is also the acclaimed biographer of Sylvia Plath and author of a book on the artist Andy Warhol's legacy. Came acroos this book by accident. Was looking for a mag with a James Dean article in it. Country of Publication. Now in my pile of reading matter. by royaleriviera18 Sep, 2012. hopefully he is now at peace. Best-selling in Non Fiction.

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