Bad Boy Drive: The Wild Lives and Fast Times of Marlon Brando, Dennis Hopper, Warren Beatty and Jack Nicholson

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Preface, 2009 - Male actors - 322 pages
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Sellers, in his follow-up to the acclaimed Hellraisers, traces the intertwining lives and careers of four outrageous Hollywood movie mavericks.
"I don't know what people expect when they meet me. They seem to be afraid that I'm going to piss in the potted palm and slap them on the ass." Marlon Brando
"I should have been dead ten times over. I believe in miracles. It's an absolute miracle that I'm still around." Dennis Hopper
"You only lie to two people in your life: Your girlfriend and the police." Jack Nicholson
"The best time to get married is noon. That way, if things don't work out, you haven't blown the whole day." Warren Beatty

They're the baddest bad asses Hollywood has ever seen. They are the men for whom rules did not apply, men for whom normal standards of behaviour were simply too wearisome to worry about. Bad Boy Drive is a whistle-stop tour of jaw-dropping sexual activity, misbehaviour of an Olympic standard, all-out excess and genuine madness. It's a wonder Hollywood survived.

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User Review  - knightlight777 - LibraryThing

I gave this book three stars and that was being generous. The book covers four aged stars, Marlon Brando, Dennis Hopper, Warren Beatty, and Jack Nicholson. The author highlights each in a short ... Read full review

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User Review  - jenniferthomp75 - LibraryThing

Interesting read about 4 notorious Hollywood actors. The book needs some editing and the author needs to tone down his overly-masculine voice. The section on "Easy Rider" is definitely the highlight. Read full review

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About the author (2009)

Robert Sellers is a former stand-up comedian and the author of the biographies of Sting, Tom Cruise, two appreciations of the work of Sean Connery, and the definitive book on the Pythons: Always Look on the Bright Side of Life.


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