" ...remains the definitive telling of Sturges' life." -- Variety, October 15, 1990
"A sobering picture of the sweat and disappointment that lie beneath the Hollywood hoopla." -- Newsweek
"A thorough, factual account of Sturges' complex life, a considerable feat of research and synthesis." -- Film Quarterly, Fall, 1983
"One of the most entertaining and engrossing film biographies I've encountered... " -- Judith Crist, May 4, 1982
From the Publisher
Writer-director Preston Sturges set a new standard for creativity in Hollywood. Three volumes of his screenplays have been published, and he is acknowledged as one of the grand masters of screen comedy. "Between Flops" was the first full-length biography of this great American humorist.