Savage Detours: The Life and Work of Ann Savage (Google eBook)

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McFarland, Dec 4, 2009 - Performing Arts - 248 pages
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This is the first book-length study of the career and life of Ann Savage, whose performance in Detour earned her a place in Time Magazine's list of the top 10 greatest movie villains. The biography covers her abused childhood and her career as a studio contract player, pin-up queen, B movie star, jetsetter and award-winning aviatrix. A complete annotated filmography with release date, credits, cast, synopsis and commentary for each of her films is included.
  

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Contents

Acknowledgments
1
Introduction by Kent Adamson
7
Dixie Fried Roots
16
West by Southwest
23
The Miracle on Sunset Boulevard
32
Strange Illusions
41
BeBoppin the Bs
57
New York Renaissance
70
Major Film Roles
80
Minor Film Roles
180
Detour Pressbook
225
Bibliography
231
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About the author (2009)

Lisa Morton is a playwright, fiction and reference book author and screenwriter. A Bram Stoker Award winner for superior achievement in horror writing, she lives in North Hollywood, California. Kent Adamson has worked in the Hollywood based entertainment business for more than 30 years.

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