[Reading] ➶ Sinatra in Hollywood ➽ Tom Santopietro – Buyprobolan50.co.uk Hollywood legend Academy Award winning actor and recipient of the Golden Globe Award for lifetime achievement in film Frank Sinatra carved out one of the biggest careers in the history of Hollywood ye Hollywood legend Academy Award winning actor and recipient of the Golden Globe Award for lifetime achievement in film Frank Sinatra carved out one of the biggest careers in the history of Hollywood yet paradoxically his screen legacy has been overshadowed by his extraordinary achievements as a singer and recording artist Until nowWith the publication of Sinatra in Hollywood an analytical yet deeply personal look at the screen legend of Frank Sinatra Sinatra’s standing as a significant indeed legendary screen actor has Sinatra in ePUB ´ now been placed in full perspective Examining each of Sinatra’s seventy film appearances in depth Tom Santopietro traces the arc of his astonishing six decade run as a film actor from his rise to stardom in “boy next door” musical films like Anchors Aweigh and On the Town through his fall from grace with legendary flops like The Kissing Bandit to the near mythic comeback with his Oscar winning performance in From Here to EternityLaced throughout with Sinatra’s own observations on his film work Sinatra in Hollywood deals head on with his tumultuous marriages to Ava Gardner and Mia Farrow and directly addresses the rumors of Mob involvement in Sinatra’s Hollywood career Ranging from the specifics of his controversial acting nickname of One Take Charlie to the iconic Rat Pack film Ocean’s Eleven from the groundbreaking performance in The Manchurian Candidate to the moving and elegiac late career roles as tough yet vulnerable detectives the myths and personal foibles are stripped away placing the focus suarely on the workOftentimes brilliant occasionally off kilter but always compelling Frank Sinatra the film icon who registered as nothing less than emblematic of “The American Century” here receives his full due as the serious artist he was the actor about whom director Billy Wilder emphatically stated “Frank Sinatra is beyond talent”.
- 544 pages
- Sinatra in Hollywood
- Tom Santopietro
- 10 October 2016 Tom Santopietro