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Seduction

Sex, Lies, and Stardom in Howard Hughes's Hollywood

by Karina Longworth

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Sex, Lies, and Stardom in Howard Hughes's Hollywood
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The You Must Remember This podcaster and author of Hollywood Frame by Frame draws on the stories of iconic actresses to reveal how Howard Hughes' obsessions with sex, power and publicity made and destroyed Hollywood careers. 60,000 first printing.

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'Sex, Lies And Stardom': Exploitation In Howard Hughes' Hollywood

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