The Stars of Hollywood Remembered

Career Biographies of 82 Actors and Actresses of the Golden Era, 1920s–1950s


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About the Book

Don Ameche, Eve Arden, George Burns, Bette Davis, Greer Garson, Rex Harrison, Lilli Palmer, George Raft, Ginger Rogers, Barbara Stanwyck, Orson Welles, Cornel Wilde—these are among the stars who graced the silver screen in Hollywood’s Golden Age. Biographies and filmographies of these actors and actresses and 70 others who had passed from the scene by September 1996 are presented in this reference work. The biographical section focuses on how they came to be involved with whom they shared the screen. The filmography lists all the films in which they appeared, along with the studio and the year of release.

About the Author(s)

The late J.G. Ellrod lived in North Miami, Florida.

Bibliographic Details

J.G. Ellrod

Format: softcover (7 x 10)
Pages: 206
Bibliographic Info: 179 photos, references, bibliography, index
Copyright Date: 1997
pISBN: 978-0-7864-0294-6
eISBN: 978-1-4766-0783-2
Imprint: McFarland

Book Reviews & Awards

  • “Informative”—Film Review
  • “Abundantly illustrated”—AB Bookman’s Weekly