Brando: Songs My Mother Taught Me (Google eBook)

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Random House Publishing Group, Jan 26, 2011 - Biography & Autobiography - 480 pages
7 Reviews
An honest, revealing self-portrait by the critically acclaimed, fiercely independent actor, discusses his early life, career, world travels, social activism, and profiles of friends, lovers, and professional colleagues.

Please note: this edition does not include photos. 
  

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Review: Songs My Mother Taught Me

User Review  - Chris Kubik - Goodreads

He tries to avoid talking about acting but ends up giving the best insights into. Also, he has some reflections on what makes for good film/play writing based on how it serves the actor, and those passages for me are invaluable as a writer. Read full review

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User Review  - Marten D. - Goodreads

This was a really fun book to go through. I like the "dictated" feel. It was like Brando was writing himself. The only part that lost me a bit was the preaching towards the end, but hey, thats Marlon for ya. Read full review

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About the author (2011)

Marlon Brando appeared in more than forty films, including The Wild One, A Streetcar Named Desire, and Apocalypse Now, and won Academy Awards for his performances in On the Waterfront and The Godfather. His autobiography, Songs My Mother Taught Me, was published in 1994.

Donald Cammell, writer, actor, producer, and director, was best known for his films Performance, Demon Seed, and Wild Side.

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