Humphrey Bogart (Great Stars)

Humphrey Bogart (Great Stars)

David Thomson


"Look, i am infrequently beautiful, he turns out to assert. I sound like gravel; i glance tough and hard; and, sincere, i do not provide the tender, silly solutions the gorgeous boys offers you. you'll unlike what I say, yet you larger think it."

He grew to become a legend as "Bogie," the world-weary, wisecracking outsider, yet actually Humphrey Bogart was once stricken by doubts and demons. He was once born upper-class but made his identify enjoying mavericks, drank with the Rat Pack, and met 4 better halves on set--including his nice love, Lauren Bacall--yet continuously mistrusted stardom. the following David Thomson, considered one of film's such a lot provocative writers, unearths the guy in the back of cinema's maximum icon.

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