Brando: The Biography
Using information gathered from seven years of research and hundreds of interviews, a respected biographer offers an insightful and revealing look at the troubled and fabled life of Marlon Brando, one of the most acclaimed actors of his generation.
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The body language is inspired , more meaningful than words , and the occasion
for an agonized pause before he launches into the unforgettable “ contender ”
lines that subvert the gun , and the threat of Johnny Friendly , to Terry ' s bigger ...
Despite Dmytryk and Anhalt ' s denials , it seemed evident that this time Brando in
fact went beyond his usual habit of tampering with his lines . That he diverged
from the original conception of the character was proved , conspicuously , by Clift
If an actor knows his lines , he has to fight glibness , ” he declared , adding that
he would place the cards wherever it was conceivable for him to look during the
scene . “ I might put my hands behind my head and lean back in the chair , so it ...
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BRANDO: The BiographyUser Review - Kirkus
This biography, much discussed even before its publication, is as mammoth as Brando himself—and a compelling read. Most of the details supplied by Manso (Mailer: His Life and Times, 1985, etc ... Read full review
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A scandal-loving biographer's dream, Marlon Brando has led a tumultuous life, complete with unhappy childhood, an active and varied sex life, troubled children of his own (son Christian is now in ... Read full review
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