Jane Wyman, the Actress and the Woman: An Illustrated Biography

Jane Wyman the Actress and the Woman An Illustrated Biography None

  • Title: Jane Wyman, the Actress and the Woman: An Illustrated Biography
  • Author: Lawrence J. Quirk
  • ISBN: 9780934878685
  • Page: 303
  • Format: Hardcover
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    1. This is fun to read if you want to feel like a return to the Golden Age of Hollywood and the making of lots of movies. It seems that Jane was a "surprise" child (not planned by her parents) so has much older parents and siblings. Her siblings fade from her life early on. Her mother, though, does take her to Hollywood after the death of her father, to let her attempt to break into the movies. In this she is like Loretta YOung, Myrna Loy, Carole Lombard, Jean Harlow and Gene Tierney--and those are [...]

    2. When I thought back to Miss Wyman's career, I actually liked a lot of her movies. Johnny Belinda is her classic but she was excellent in her two films for Douglas Sirk. I was not a huge fan of the Yearling but it certainly was her breakthrough. I have always wanted to see the Blue Veil but it is rarely ever shown :(. And even her Hitchcock film wasn't bad. So as I read through her life in films it brought back good memories of good, good films. It was inevitable that the connection to Ronald Rea [...]

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