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Steve McQueen, King of Cool : tales of a lurid life : another hot, startling, and unauthorized celebrity biography

Author: Darwin Porter
Publisher: [Staten Island, N.Y.] : Blood Moon Productions, Ltd., 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The truth about Steve McQueen is spectacularly different from the legend projected by his screen persona and Hollywood's media machine. Lurid aspects of McQueen's early life include a gothic horror of a childhood and stints as both a porno performer and pay-for-play hustler to both men and women. Also revealed are sinister implications associated with his mysterious death. Years of research on the film industry's  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Steve McQueen; Steve McQueen; Steve McQueen
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Darwin Porter
ISBN: 9781936003051 1936003058
OCLC Number: 406155311
Description: 466 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Rebel without a cause --
American rebel at large --
The making of a tough screen guy --
"Cute as hell" and ready to rock --
On his way to the top --
"An actor who races, or a racer who acts?" --
King of the box office --
The tragedy of stardom --
A "Love story" with Ali MacGraw --
The last mile.
Other Titles: King of Cool : tales of a lurid life
Responsibility: by Darwin Porter.

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Tells the truth about Steve McQueen who is spectacularly different from the legend projected by his screen persona and Hollywood's media machine.  Read more...

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