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31.M(1931). In M, the great character actor Peter Lorre plays Hans Beckart, a
scuttling little murderer of children. He's the hero, inasmuch as the movie even
has a hero. Director Fritz Lang didn't really believe in heroes, anyway: he'd
Ty Burr - Performing Arts - 2012 - 448 pages
Do we create celebrities, or do they create us? Ty Burr, film critic for The Boston Globe, answers these questions in this lively and fascinating anecdotal history of stardom, with all its blessings and curses for star and stargazer alike.
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In prose rich with compassion and wit, Three Junes paints a haunting portrait of love’s redemptive powers. From the Trade Paperback edition.