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05.16.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By David Luhrssen
Ingrid Bergman�s screen career had several unexpected peaks and downward turns; her height was the quietly lucid performance she gave in Casablanca as the wife of an anti-Nazi agitator, torn between loyalty for him and love for the cynical expatriate played by Humphrey Bogart. Charlotte Chandler has enjoyed a career as a Hollywood biographer, working largely from interviews with the stars th...
04.19.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By David Luhrssen
Although Joan Crawford had a reputation, whether deserved or not, as dislikable, she thoroughly charmed the writer of Not the Girl Next Door: Joan Crawford, A Personal Biography (published by Simon & Schuster). Author Charlotte Chandler questions little, building her book around a lengthy series of interviews with Crawford conducted before the star�s death in 1977. Chandler even goes with Crawfo...