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Movie star chronicles : a visual history of the world's greatest movie stars

Author: Ian Haydn Smith; David Gordon Green
Publisher: Buffalo, New York ; Richmond Hill, Ontario : Firefly Books, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This in-depth guide to 330 of the world's greatest stars from the silent era to the blockbusters of today contains entries featuring an insightful critique of a star's career, supported by infographic timelines and stunning photographs. Twenty feature articles focus on popular trends in cinema, from western heroes to femme fatales and movie clowns."--Publisher.
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Directories
Biographies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Haydn Smith; David Gordon Green
ISBN: 9781770855304 1770855300
OCLC Number: 923731366
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 576 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm
Contents: Movie star directory --
Awards directory.
Responsibility: Ian Haydn Smith ; foreword by David Gordon Green.
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"This in-depth guide to 330 of the world's greatest stars from the silent era to the blockbusters of today contains entries featuring an insightful critique of a star's career, supported by infographic timelines and stunning photographs. Twenty feature articles focus on popular trends in cinema, from western heroes to femme fatales and movie clowns."--Publisher.

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