Scandals of Classic Hollywood - Sex, Deviance, and Drama from the Golden Age of American Cinema-logo

Scandals of Classic Hollywood - Sex, Deviance, and Drama from the Golden Age of American Cinema

Anne Helen Petersen

Believe it or not, America's fascination with celebrity culture was thriving well before the days of TMZ, Perez Hilton, Charlie Sheen's breakdown, and allegations against Woody Allen. And the stars of yesteryear? They weren't always the saints that we make them out to be. Part biography, part cultural history, the stories contained in this book cover the stuff that films are made of: love, sex, drugs, illegitimate children, illicit affairs, and botched cover-ups. Based on Anne Helen Petersen's popular column on the Hairpin, Scandals of Classic Hollywood is sensationalism made smart.

Believe it or not, America's fascination with celebrity culture was thriving well before the days of TMZ, Perez Hilton, Charlie Sheen's breakdown, and allegations against Woody Allen. And the stars of yesteryear? They weren't always the saints that we make them out to be. Part biography, part cultural history, the stories contained in this book cover the stuff that films are made of: love, sex, drugs, illegitimate children, illicit affairs, and botched cover-ups. Based on Anne Helen Petersen's popular column on the Hairpin, Scandals of Classic Hollywood is sensationalism made smart.
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Believe it or not, America's fascination with celebrity culture was thriving well before the days of TMZ, Perez Hilton, Charlie Sheen's breakdown, and allegations against Woody Allen. And the stars of yesteryear? They weren't always the saints that we make them out to be. Part biography, part cultural history, the stories contained in this book cover the stuff that films are made of: love, sex, drugs, illegitimate children, illicit affairs, and botched cover-ups. Based on Anne Helen Petersen's popular column on the Hairpin, Scandals of Classic Hollywood is sensationalism made smart.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Romy Nordlinger

Length:

9h 11m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

10:33


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

05:01


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

21:14


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

27:54


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

24:40


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

03:36


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

33:51


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

35:09


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

03:17


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

48:36


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

40:32


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

03:49


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

51:58


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

44:23


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

03:20


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

51:37


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

44:17


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

02:39


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

38:22


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

32:39


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

24:23