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  • Sal Mineo
  • Michael Gregg Michaud
  • English
  • 10 March 2019
  • 9780307718686

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FREE READ Sal Mineo ô PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Michael Gregg Michaud á 6 FREE READ READ & DOWNLOAD è PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB á Michael Gregg Michaud Ed his fortunes By the late sixties and early seventies grappling with the repercussions of publicly admitting his homosexuality and struggling to reinvent himself from an aging teen idol Mineo turned toward increasingly self destructive behavior Yet his creative impulses never foundered He began directing and producing controversial off Broadway plays that explored social and sexual taboos He also found personal happiness in a relationship with male actor Courtney Burr Tragically on the cusp of turning a new page in his life Mineo’s life was cut short in a botched robbery            Revealing a charming mischievous creative and often scandalous side of Mineo few have known before now Sal Mineo is an intimate moving biography of a distinctive Hollywood st. Far too detailed to be compelling or riveting reading At times this book reads like a narrativized resume at other times a review of Hollywood and Broadway history at others a rather dry mundane retelling of vignettes from Sal s life Sal s story should be gripping but this author lacks the discipline to make it so He also lacks a sense of dramatic structure the story unfolds like a conglomeration of facts presented with even importance without contouring There is a lot of research here I ll give it that But it seems as if the author threw everything in whether it merited inclusion or not and often parades these assembled facts rather unartfully As a fan of Sal s work I was rather disappointed with this autobiography and frustrated that this overly cumbersome telling of Sal s story doesn t do justice to what should be a fascinating subject Temptation massage salon Miho Tono unfolds like a conglomeration of facts presented with even importance without contouring There is a lot of research here I ll give it that But it seems as if the author threw everything in whether it merited inclusion or not and often parades these assembled facts rather Body Electric unartfully As a fan of Sal s work I was rather disappointed with this autobiography and frustrated that this overly cumbersome telling of Sal s story doesn t do justice to what should be a fascinating subject

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Sal Mineo achieved a measure of stardom portraying sensitive teenager Plato Crawford in the seminal 50 s flick Rebel Without a Cause which starred James Dean and Natalie Wood The role snagged him a nomination for Best Supporting Actor and from there his career went sidewaysMichaud s bio on Mineo details the actor s upbringing in a working class New York City family the early success as a teen star in a spate of delinuent andor music oriented movies in the late 50 s and finally a breakthrough as an adult with another Best Supporting nod for his work in ExodusHowever from there Mineo s career and this book sort of went on life support He found difficulty maintaining his status as an A list actor usually did not handle manage his money very well and had a reckless bisexual love life throughout the 1960 s Only in the early 70 s did his life start rebounding he headlined in some well received plays guest starred as a villain of the week on a number of popular TV crime dramas Hawaii Five O SWAT Columbo etc and found a good and steady boyfriend in stage actor Courtney Burr But it all came to a shocking end when Mineo was senselessly and brutally murdered in a robbery gone wrong outside his LA apartment in early 1976Michaud s book was interesting and sometimes overly detailed in certain areas but yet still lacked a certain pizzazz in the narrative to make it truly compelling reading Many of Mineo s co stars or contemporaries have already passed on so they can t be counted on for anecdotes But that s not his or their fault It was a good if standard Hollywood rags to riches to almost rags again bio though the final chapter ends abruptly and sort of awkwardly as if the author just ran out of ideas Turn Your Debt Into Wealth unforgettable Academy Award–nominated turn opposite James Dean in Rebel Without a Cause and his tragic murder at the age of thirty seven Finally in this riveting new biography filled with exclusive candid interviews with both Mineo’s closest female and male lovers and never before published photographs Michael Gregg Michaud tells the full story of this remarkable young actor’s life charting his meteoric rise to fame and turbulent career and private lifeOne of the hottest stars of the 1950s Mineo grew The War of the Ember Guardians of Ga'Hoole #15 up as the son of Sicilian immigrants in a humble Bronx flat But by age eleven he appeared on Broadway in Tennessee Williams’s The Rose Tattoo and then as Prince Chulalongkorn in the original Broadway production of The K. 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