Jennifer Jones: The Life and Films by Paul Green,Robert Osborne

By Paul Green,Robert Osborne

the celebrated movie profession of Academy Award–winning actress Jennifer Jones (1919–2009) is carefully chronicled from her faltering commence as Phylis Isley (her actual identify) at Republic Studios in 1939, to her re-invention as an important celebrity via manufacturer David O. Selznick, the actress’ moment husband. each one of her 24 films—among them The track of Bernadette, because you Went Away, Duel within the solar, Portrait of Jennie, Madame Bovary and Love Is a Many Splendored Thing—is mentioned in depth.
Robert Osborne, host of the Turner vintage video clips cable channel, affectionately remembers his interview with Jennifer Jones within the Foreword. The actress’ biography, radio appearances and unrealized tasks also are coated, in addition to formerly undocumented information of her constrained degree profession, together with a 1966 revival of Clifford Odets’ The state Girl.

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