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Hellraisers : The Life and Inebriated Times of Richard Burton, Richard Harris, Peter O'Toole, and Oliver Reed
by Robert Sellers


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ON SCREEN THEY WERE STARS.
"A portrait of four profoundly flawed yet awesome leading men, as well as a window into a time when glamour was sacrosanct and when stardom was achieved rather than manufactured." "Playboy"
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"""As the colorful anecdotes collected in this book make clear, some stars are born rather than made." "New York"" Post"
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"""Sellers's outrageously entertaining history proves that today's celebrities don't have much on Richard Burton, Peter O'Toole, Richard Harris, and Oliver Reed." "The Daily Beast"
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""""Hellraisers" takes us back to the glory days of stage and screen actors Peter O'Toole, Richard Burton, Richard Harris, and Oliver Reed." "Connecticut"" News"
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""OFF SCREEN THEY WERE LEGENDS
"So wonderfully captures the wanton belligerence of both binging and stardom you almost feel the guys themselves are telling the tales." "GQ"
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"""Like the rejuvenating martinis and blurry haze of cigarettes in "Mad Men, " Robert Sellers's nostalgic "Hellraisers" .  Read more...


 
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Overview

ON SCREEN THEY WERE STARS.
"A portrait of four profoundly flawed yet awesome leading men, as well as a window into a time when glamour was sacrosanct and when stardom was achieved rather than manufactured." "Playboy"
""
"""As the colorful anecdotes collected in this book make clear, some stars are born rather than made." "New York"" Post"
""
"""Sellers's outrageously entertaining history proves that today's celebrities don't have much on Richard Burton, Peter O'Toole, Richard Harris, and Oliver Reed." "The Daily Beast"
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""""Hellraisers" takes us back to the glory days of stage and screen actors Peter O'Toole, Richard Burton, Richard Harris, and Oliver Reed." "Connecticut"" News"
""
""OFF SCREEN THEY WERE LEGENDS
"So wonderfully captures the wanton belligerence of both binging and stardom you almost feel the guys themselves are telling the tales." "GQ"
""
"""Like the rejuvenating martinis and blurry haze of cigarettes in "Mad Men, " Robert Sellers's nostalgic "Hellraisers" . . . amounts to an unapologetic celebration of the plastered and the damned." "The Wall Street Journal"
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"""A rowdy collection of greatest hits." "The New York Times"
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"An incredibly entertaining series of anecdotes, interspersed with unpretentious and conversational interviews all about drinking." "Los Angeles"" Times"
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"""The most outrageous film book of the season, by far.""" "The Buffalo News"
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""THE BOOZY BIOGRAPHY OF THE FOUR GREATEST ACTORS TO EVER WALK OR STAGGER INTO A PUB."

 
Details
  • ISBN-13: 9780312668143
  • ISBN-10: 0312668147
  • Publisher: Thomas Dunne Books
  • Publish Date: April 2011
  • Page Count: 286
  • Dimensions: 8.4 x 5.4 x 0.9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.8 pounds


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