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Up to a point, Mann seems to have made an admirable effort to get at the facts.
I was so absorbed in this book and could not put it down until I finished the read, sorry at the end that the book was completed.
Prior to reading this book,I knew nothing about Billy Haines and his remarkable career, and I am somewhat of a movie buff.
Has to the most well-researched ‘Hollywood’ book I’ve ever encountered. Incredible detail and timelines..... Read morePublished 2 months ago by thomas hobbs
Very entertaining and informative. As someone who is fascinated by old Hollywood, I thought Mr Mann's account of Mr Haines career and life in the context of an industry pressured... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Leslie J Demme
From a wisecracking early movie star, a long time friend of Joan Crawford, a homosexual, an interior decorator, and apparently a class act, Willliam Haines, aka Billy, and Jimmie... Read morePublished 3 months ago by amazon addict
A great story about a great man. William Haines was a major star in the silent era and the talkies. He had a great career going when Louis B. Read morePublished 10 months ago by M. Brennan
William Haines was a major star of the silent era. He was also openly gay. He was in a long term relationship with his parnter and didn't care who knew about it. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Constant Reader