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0811852487 03 02 0811852482 03 9780811852487 15 9780811852487 14 09780811852487 01 BC <b202>01</b202> <b203>Leading Ladies</b203> <b029>The 50 Most Unforgettable Actresses of the Studio Era</b029> A23 Osborne, Robert A01 Turner Classic Movies A32 Turner Classic Movies A24 Haskell, Molly 01 eng 240 PER004000 01 01 Sexy, stylish, and powerful from Lillian Gish to Katharine Hepburn, Myrna Loy to Lauren Bacall, Jean Harlow to Grace Kelly, each of the legendary actresses featured in this book left an indelible mark in film history and define roles for women on and off the screen. Produced by Turner Classic Movies, this playful and definitive guide to fifty unforgettable actresses mirrors the focus of a month-long film festival on the channel. The life and accomplishments of each actress is celebrated in an insightful career overview, accompanied by an annotated list of essential films, filmographies, behind the scenes facts and style notes, Academy Award wins and nominations. Full of delightful trivia, film stills, posters, and glamorous photos, Leading Ladies pays tribute to the most charismatic, enduring, and elegant actresses of the silver screen.]]


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Motion picture actors and actresses -- United States -- 20th century -- Biography.