Brando: The Biography

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Hyperion, Oct 10, 1994 - Actors - 1172 pages
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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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BRANDO: The Biography

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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

Brando: the biography

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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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Peter Manso is the author of the definitive biography of Marlon Brando, as well as "Ptown: Art, Sex, and Money on the Outer Cape, "which was a #1 "Boston Globe "bestseller". "His work has also appeared in the "New York Times, San Francisco Chronicle, Vanity Fair, Premiere, " and "Paris Match.

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