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Loretta Young an extraordinary life by Joe Morella

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Published by Delacorte Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Young, Loretta, 1913-,
  • Motion picture actors and actresses -- United States -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementJoe Morella and Edward Z. Epstein.
ContributionsEpstein, Edward Z.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN2287.Y6 M67 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 302 p., [24] p. of plates :
Number of Pages302
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2713304M
ISBN 100385293976
LC Control Number86006181

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  The book is from tapes supplied by Loretta Young herself to a writer who makes MANY errors throughout the book. She also fails to give dates or timeframes for events in the late, great star's life. She cites Loretta's meeting with Prince Pano, the former ruler of Thailand, and refers to his father as being the king from "The King and I" -- which happened in !!!/5(96). This is a very interesting book told almost entirely in the words of Loretta Young or one of the members of her family. Sisters Polly Ann, Sally and Georgiana are quoted extensively as well as quotes from brother-in-law Ricardo Montalban and son Peter. The book is well organized with ideas presented clearly.4/5(38). The book was delayed for reasons related to both Miss Young and the author. With encouragement from members of Miss Young’s family, Behind the Door: the Real Story of Loretta Young, freshly rewritten, is finally available. Mr. Funk now lives in Indianapolis, Indiana. Welcome to the official Loretta Young tribute site, authorized by her family, and the Estate of Loretta Young.

Loretta sniffed to the press after the book's initial release, "I cannot imagine why she wrote this book." It was only shortly before Young's death from ovarian cancer in that the star admitted the truth publicily and mother and daughter reconciled/5(). Loretta Young and Clark Gable becamed lovers while filming Call of The Wild and that produced a daughter, Judy. Since Judy eventually became a therapist and family counselor, this book deals with the analysis of the dysfunctional family dynamic that affected her life/5. rows  In the – television season, Young appeared as Christine Massey, a freelance . The writer had known Loretta Young for about ten My interest in Loretta Young was two-fold. My mother absolutely adored her, primarily through her long-running television show (the DOOR reference in the title acknowledging that the actress always entered the set through a door at the opening of the show to announce the night's story)/5.

  Loretta Young was date raped by Clark Gable, gave birth to daughter whose paternity was kept secret for years: relative For most of Loretta Young's life, Author: Nina Golgowski. The author, Joan Webster Anderson has written many angelic tales and I might have liked to hear Loretta Young's story from another viewpoint but this is the author Loretta Young trusted with her life's story and it was good enough for me. Before her television days, Loretta made many movies with some of the greats in the movie business/5. This is a very interesting book told almost entirely in the words of Loretta Young or one of the members of her family. Sisters Polly Ann, Sally and Georgiana are quoted extensively as well as quotes from brother-in-law Ricardo Montalban and son Peter. The book is /5(36).   Nov. 20, -- Before she died in August of ovarian cancer, Oscar-winning actress Loretta Young admitted to having an affair with co-star Clark Gable — and that her “adopted” daughter.