Clark Gable.

by George Carpozi

Publisher: Pyramid Books in New York

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  • Gable, Clark, 1901-1960.

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SeriesPyramid books,, R620
LC ClassificationsPN2287.G3 C3
The Physical Object
Pagination160 p.
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5818191M
LC Control Number61003400

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She was conceived while her birth parents, Loretta Young and Clark Gable, were working on the film The Call of the was married at the time of Lewis's conception, and Young concealed her pregnancy to avoid scandal. Weeks after her birth, Lewis was placed in an orphanage.

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Aug 09,  · So, as a rendition of the original it stinks. BUT, if you ignore the book and just watch it for the fun of it and let go of your preconceptions, it's a wonderful film for anyone except Literature teachers. Clark Gable is at his best and Loretta Young is absolutely beautiful in the film/10(K).

Feb 06,  · From the acclaimed author of Joan Crawford comes a riveting and uncensored biography of Clark Gable. The archetypal male of his era, Gable was named “King of Hollywood” in But as David Bret reveals, the star was not quite who he seemed.

One of /5(2). Aug 24,  · When Marilyn Monroe filmed her last completed film, ’s “The Misfits,” she chose to strip down opposite Clark Gable — a scene that director John Huston decided not to Stephanie Nolasco. Clark Gable was the archetypal male star of Hollywood's heyday - he gambled, he drank and he womanised on an heroic scale.

No wonder that when Spencer Tracy, only half in jest, starting calling him 'The King' the tag caught on. Born inthe son of an unsuccessful Ohio oil prospector, Gable was a country boy who got bitten by the acting bug at the age of seventeen.5/5(1).

Clark Gable - Clark Gable - Gone with the Wind, tragedy, and later films: Wary of period films after flopping in the costume drama Parnell (), Gable at first declined the role of Rhett Butler in David O. Selznick’s production of the Margaret Mitchell best seller, Gone with the Wind ().

As the book had been the best-selling novel of all time, Gable also felt that no screen adaptation. Mar 30,  · “Clark Gable” teems with innuendo and exclamation points, but still presents a thoroughly joyless view of old Hollywood. When Bret looks at Fred Astaire, he sees “long, bony legs.”.

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Aug 28,  · A new book on Clark Gable details his extensive sexual romps rather than his film career, according to the Hollywood Reporter: “Clark Gable’s father taunted his son, calling him a ‘sissy.’.

Aug 28,  · LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Clark Gable's father taunted his son, calling him a "sissy." The young Gable responded by fashioning a macho.

Born William Clark Gable on Feb. 1, in Cadiz, OH, he was the son - despite being mistakenly listed as a girl on his birth certificate - of William Henry Gable, an oil-field worker, and Adeline Gable.

Tragically, Gable's mother, already ill at the time of his birth, passed away before he had reached the age of one. The Painted Desert Premieres The Painted Desert Premieres "The Painted Desert," Clark's first real film role, premiered on March 7, March 8, Ria Franklin Divorces Clark Gable Ria Franklin Divorces Clark Gable Clark's second wife, ria Franklin, was granted a.

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Clark Gable III was the host of the reality show "Cheaters" as well as an actor and the grandson of Hollywood legend Clark Gable. For full obituary and coverage from, click Sep 20, This new biography of Clark Gable by Warren G.

Harris (who also wrote "Gable and Lombard") is a highly entertaining if not particularly incisive read. Farm boy Billy from Cadiz, Ohio transforms into suave Clark Gable during the course of this book, not above using attentive women like his first two wives/5(13).

Clark Gable Summary Photographs show actor Clark Gable on location filming The Tall Men. Includes Gable with Jane Russell, Juan Garcia, Robert Ryan, other actors and production crew; and signing autographs for teenage girls. Also Gavle at his Encino, California, ranch with wife Kay Spreckles.

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