Leading Couples

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Chronicle Books, Sep 1, 2008 - Performing Arts - 232 pages
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William Powell and Myrna Loy. Bogart and Bacall. Tracy and Hepburn. These on-screen (and sometimes off-screen) couples defined romantic chemistry and the art of falling in love. From Turner Classic Movies, Leading Couples features the most unforgettable screen pairings of the studio era, including actors and actresses with many film courtships and those who made their indelible mark in a single, memorable movie. Engaging and thoroughly researched, each profile includes trivia, behind-the-scenes stories, biographical overviews, and memorable quotes, illustrated by rare stills and poster art.

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Review: Leading Couples (Turner Classic Movies)

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The book has many of the classic movie couples you'd expect (like Bogart/Bacall and Tracy/Hepburn) as well as some more obscure pairings and one really bizarre one. (Fay Wray and King King? Really ... Read full review

Review: Leading Couples (Turner Classic Movies)

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Charming book put out by TCM to celebrate onscreen couples of the Golden Age of film. Great photos, and lots of fun choices (the last entry is Fay Wray and King Kong--very cute :)Each couple is ... Read full review

About the author (2008)

Turner Classic Movies is widely considered the definitive resource for classic films, featuring movies from all the major studios.

Robert Osborne is the prime-time host and anchor of Turner Classic Movies and a columnist-critic for the Hollywood Reporter.

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