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The Resource The life and times of Mickey Rooney, William Birnes and Richard Lertzman

The life and times of Mickey Rooney, William Birnes and Richard Lertzman

Label
The life and times of Mickey Rooney
Title
The life and times of Mickey Rooney
Statement of responsibility
William Birnes and Richard Lertzman
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A definitive biography of the iconic actor and Hollywood legend Mickey Rooney (1920-2014) and his extravagant, sometimes tawdry life, drawing on exclusive interviews with those who knew him best"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Birnes, William J
Dewey number
  • 791.43028/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN2287.R75
LC item number
B57 2015
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lertzman, Richard A
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rooney, Mickey
  • Actors
Label
The life and times of Mickey Rooney, William Birnes and Richard Lertzman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 551-570) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by Roger Kahn -- Introduction / by Jeanine Basinger -- Prologue: The last movie -- Born in a trunk -- Mickey McGuire -- Ma Lawlor and Universal Studios -- Selznick rescues Mickey : the start at MGM -- A midsummer night's dream -- The gates of hell -- Mickey and the Lion -- The make-believe world of Andy Hardy's America -- Mickey and Judy and the MGM backyard musicals -- Mickey goes wild -- Ava -- The first divorce -- Mickey and the pit bull -- Greetings -- Rooney Inc. -- The Lion strikes back -- The Mick, the Duke, and the deuce in the coconut -- Bigamy and Barbara Ann -- The Mickey jinx and the murder in Brentwood -- Career swings -- The seventies: aftermath of tragedy -- Escape from Los Angeles -- Sugar babies -- Mickey's back : the Oscars, and the Emmys, and Bill -- Going ungently into that good night -- Time may lie heavy between -- The last years -- His revels are now ended -- It's a wrap -- Afterword / by Paul Petersen -- Appendix: Mickey Rooney filmography and credits (in chronological order)
Control code
ocn904812901
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 601 pages, 32 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9781501100970
Lccn
2015022042
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)904812901
Label
The life and times of Mickey Rooney, William Birnes and Richard Lertzman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 551-570) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by Roger Kahn -- Introduction / by Jeanine Basinger -- Prologue: The last movie -- Born in a trunk -- Mickey McGuire -- Ma Lawlor and Universal Studios -- Selznick rescues Mickey : the start at MGM -- A midsummer night's dream -- The gates of hell -- Mickey and the Lion -- The make-believe world of Andy Hardy's America -- Mickey and Judy and the MGM backyard musicals -- Mickey goes wild -- Ava -- The first divorce -- Mickey and the pit bull -- Greetings -- Rooney Inc. -- The Lion strikes back -- The Mick, the Duke, and the deuce in the coconut -- Bigamy and Barbara Ann -- The Mickey jinx and the murder in Brentwood -- Career swings -- The seventies: aftermath of tragedy -- Escape from Los Angeles -- Sugar babies -- Mickey's back : the Oscars, and the Emmys, and Bill -- Going ungently into that good night -- Time may lie heavy between -- The last years -- His revels are now ended -- It's a wrap -- Afterword / by Paul Petersen -- Appendix: Mickey Rooney filmography and credits (in chronological order)
Control code
ocn904812901
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 601 pages, 32 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9781501100970
Lccn
2015022042
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)904812901

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