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"Bare knees" flapper : the life and films of Virginia Lee Corbin

Author: Tim Lussier
Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"One of the most popular Hollywood child stars of the late 1910s, Virginia Lee Corbin was well-known to fans worldwide. Her marriage (at age 18) failed and she was eventually separated from her  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Virginia Lee Corbin
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Lussier
ISBN: 9781476634258 1476634254
OCLC Number: 1057471868
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Cover; Table of Contents; Foreword by Kevin Brownlow; Preface; 1-Looking Back; 2-From Prescott to Hollywood; 3-The Road to Stardom; 4-A Regular Tear-Shedder; 5-The Most Consummate Little Actors in the World; 6-Emotional Star; 7-The Magic of Aladdin; 8-Fairy Tales, Fox and Friction; 9-New Star in a New Year; 10-The Cowboy and the Last Fairy Tale; 11-From Star to Supporting Roles; 12-Vaudeville Lights; 13-Back to Hollywood; 14-One of the Few to Survive; 15-A Former Child Star Grows Up; 16-The Elusive Peter Pan; 17-Court, WAMPAS and Good Reviews; 18-Lost Opportunities 19-Court, Crooks, Cars and Cafes20-Insanity; 21-Moving On; 22-Talkies and Troubles; 23-Enter Teddy; 24-But It's Work; 25-Children, Divorce and Renewed Hopes; 26-Once They Were Great; Filmography; Chapter Notes; Bibliography; Index
Responsibility: Tim Lussier.

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"Lussier's biography fleshes out [information about Corbin's life] as best as possible, scrounging up reviews, newspaper clippings and magazine articles for each step of Virginia's busy career. To Read more...

 
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