Reviews of the first edition: qentertaining to browseq--ARBA; qfascinatingq--Psychotronic; qprovides directions for 16 driving tours that encompass famous graves, haunted celebrity homes, the locations of famous murders and deaths, and scandalous locations. A comprehensive index allows you to locate your favorite stars and their infamous activitiesq--CaRL News; qwonderfully detailed...one does not have to take his self-guided tours to enjoy reading the bookq--Tourland; qyou need this bookq--Cult Movies; qmany photosq--Todayas Librarian; qE.J. Fleming brings these dark and fascinating tales to life!q--John Burke, AMC Host. For more than a century, people have been drawn to sites of tragedy involving the rich, beautiful and notorious of Hollywood. Tourists at the center of the movie universe flock to Rudolph Valentino's grave, the house where Marilyn Monroe died, the qO.J. murdersq condo, the hotel where John Belushi overdosed, a myriad of haunted mansions. In its extensively researched and enlarged second edition, this book tells the stories of these locations and makes finding them simple. Seventeen driving tours include more than 650 sites. Each tour covers a specific area, from Hollywood and the Sunset Strip to Brentwood and Malibu, covering the entire Los Angeles basin. Concise, easy-to-follow directions are given to each location with 145 photos and the fascinating story behind each stop.Gary Carey, All the Stars in Heaven (New York: E.P. Dutton, 1981), 77. 3. The Thin Man (1934), After the Thin Man (1936), Another Thin Man (1939) and Shadow of the Thin Man (1941). ... of 1935(1936), Man About Town(1939), To Be or Not to Be (1942), Hollywood Canteen (1944) and his final film, A Guide for the Married Man (1967). ... Bridges starred in six other TV series: The Lloyd Bridges Show, The Loner, San Francisco International Airport, Joe Forester, Paper Dolls and Capitalanbsp;...
|Title||:||Hollywood Death and Scandal Sites|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2015-09-16|