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SUMMARY By Myself and Then Some 108 Ed of cancer in 1957 Bacall had to find a way of living beyond the fairytale and ironic way she had evolved In a time of post war communism Hollywood blacklisting and revolutionary politics she moved with the legends Hemingway the Oliviers Katharine Hepburn Bobby Kennedy an engagement to F. I found this all but impossible to put down Bacall writes in a very immediate style full of personality her prose apparently untouched by ghost writers The most interesting part of the book is inevitably the description of her youth covering her amazingly swift rise to fame and marriage to BogartHowever the later sections about her career after Bogart s death her broken engagement to Frank Sinatra and failed second marriage to Jason Robards are also just as readableThere s an extra part added 25 years after the book s original publication covering her recent films and stage shows and paying tribute to some of her friends who have died such as Katharine Hepburn and Gregory PeckA must for any fan of old Hollywood with a soft spot for Bogie and Bacall

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SUMMARY By Myself and Then Some 108 Lauren Bacall was barely 20 when she made her Hollywood debut with Humphrey Bogart and became an overnight sex symbol Their romance on and off screen made them Hollywood's most celebrated couple and together they produced some of the most electric scenes in movie history But when Bogart di. When Humphrey Bogart died Lauren Bacall asked for donations to the cancer charities in lieu of flowers and on the day of his funeral received a telegram from the American Floral Association which read Do we say don t go to see Lauren Bacall movies Anyway the American Floral Association is comprised of dicks thought you should know

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SUMMARY By Myself and Then Some 108 Rank Sinatra and a second turbulent marriage to Jason Robards Now at 80 BY MYSELF AND THEN SOME brings her story up to date including her recent films and Broadway runs fond memories of her children and many close lifelong friendships not least the greatest love of her life Humphrey Bogart. I enjoyed her talking about show business her start in it and her doubts fears before auditions etc It was also nice learning about Bogart through her But towards the end particularly what she added after the first version of the book was ridiculous modern world type stuff why she likes her little dog etc Some editor needed to get a spine

  • Paperback
  • 512
  • By Myself and Then Some
  • Lauren Bacall
  • English
  • 02 March 2020
  • 9780061127915