Download e-book for iPad: Colleen Moore: A Biography of the Silent Film Star by Jeff Codori

By Jeff Codori

Colleen Moore (1899–1988) was once some of the most renowned and loved stars of the yankee silent display. Remembered basically as a comedienne in such movies as Ella Cinders (1926) and Orchids and Ermine (1927), Moore’s occupation used to be additionally jam-packed with dramatic roles that regularly mirrored societal tendencies. A trailblazing performer, her legacy was once a little overshadowed by way of the feminine stars that her, particularly Louise Brooks and Clara Bow.
An in-depth exam of Moore’s adolescence and movie profession, the publication unearths the ways that her kin and the days during which she lived stimulated the jobs she selected. integrated are forewords written by means of movie historian Joseph Yranski, a chum of the actress, and through Moore’s stepdaughter, Judith Hargrave Coleman.

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