Hollywood Babylon

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Straight Arrow Books, 1975 - Biography & Autobiography - 292 pages
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From Chaplin to Garland, this shocking classic uncovers the film capital's history of sex, drugs, violence and tragedy. Hundreds of rare photos.

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The writing is horrible. - Goodreads
If anything,I LOVE the pictures. - Goodreads
Lots of garish, ghoulish tales (with pictures!) - Goodreads
But, it was educational for me. - Goodreads
Oh, and it has flashy pictures! - Goodreads
Research was probably minimal. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Paul Gelsthorpe - Goodreads

This famous books charts the scandals of Hollywood's 'golden era', from the first decade of the 20th Century to the 50's. It's a warts and all expose of the dysfunctional underbelly of the most ... Read full review

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User Review  - Marlowe - Goodreads

A re-read of the seminal source of many a Hollywood gossip story (often involving the gruesome death of one of Anger's Golden People) - a great read that would make excellent source material for a film (which would probably be sued out of existence) and replete with many photographs. Read full review


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