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Otto Kruger - 1874 - 1975

Otto Kruger

Otto Kruger - Born 1875 - Died 1974

Originally a stage actor, Otto Kruger's film debut was in 1915 with The Runaway Wife, and during his long career in movies and television he accumulated 122 credits (for example, four different roles on Perry Mason). During his peak activity in Hollywood Kruger was acting in seven or eight roles in a single year, modulating between heroes and villains, plus many character roles, something particularly did as he got older.


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Letters from Hollywood: Inside the Private World of Classic American Movemaking

352 pages - Published by Harry N. Abrams

"This is, quite simply, one of the finest books I’ve ever read about Hollywood." Leonard Maltin

Reproduces in full color scores of entertaining and insightful pieces of correspondence from some of the most notable and talented film industry names of all time—from the silent era to the golden age, and up through the pre-email days of the 1970s. Annotated by the authors to provide backstories and further context. Greta Garbo, Alfred Hitchcock, Humphrey Bogart, Frank Sinatra, Katharine Hepburn, Marlon Brando, Elia Kazan, Cary Grant, Francis Ford Coppola, Tom Hanks, and Jane Fonda.

Letters from Hollywood: Inside the Private World of Classic American Movemaking


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