The Women of Warner Brothers: The Lives and Careers of 15 by Daniel Bubbeo

By Daniel Bubbeo

The lives and careers of Warner Brothers’ reveal legends Joan Blondell, Nancy Coleman, Bette Davis, Olivia de Havilland, Glenda Farrell, Kay Francis, Ruby Keeler, Andrea King, Priscilla Lane, Joan Leslie, Ida Lupino, Eleanor Parker, Ann Sheridan, Alexis Smith, and Jane Wyman are the subject of this publication. a few accomplished nice luck in movie and different parts of convey company, yet others didn't get the breaks or grew to become sufferers of the studio system's occasionally disagreeable model of politics. the private hindrances that every actress encountered are right here set out intimately, frequently with reviews from the actresses who granted interviews with the writer and from these those who knew them top off and on the motion picture set. A filmography is integrated for every of the fifteen.

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