Download PDF by Aubrey Malone: The Defiant One: A Biography of Tony Curtis

By Aubrey Malone

ISBN-10: 0786475951

ISBN-13: 9780786475957

This new biography comprises excerpts from interviews and articles by means of and approximately Curtis the entire means from his adolescents within the Bronx to his demise at eighty five in 2010. lots of those are little recognized and supply insights into his complicated dating with repute, relatives and adult females, the 3 obsessions of his lifestyles. The e-book additionally records his many struggles with substance abuse, his disenchantment with Hollywood whilst it didn't take him heavily, the violent deaths of his brothers, the failure of 4 of his marriages, a center assault, the dying of a son from a drug overdose and, most significantly, the style within which his resilient spirit observed him via those demanding situations and tragedies. It’s a revisionist biography which provides considerably to the obtained knowledge on his existence and instances, not just via own interviews but additionally revelations from contemporary books now not but to be had in English, one written by way of his daughter Allegra and the opposite through his ex-wife Christine Kaufmann.

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