(1988) Book: "Movie Love" (Penguin Books)
2 Print Biographies
4' 9" (1.45 m)
Did You Know?
The words "Kiss Kiss Bang Bang", which I saw on an Italian movie poster, are perhaps the briefest statement imaginable of the basic appeal of movies.
Her extremely controversial 1971 essay (about the making of
) "Raising Kane" - in which several pieces of uncorroborated hearsay or mere guesswork are passed off as fact - was not the first occasion on which her integrity was open to question. Nearly twenty years earlier, her hostile review of the film
Salt of the Earth
mentions scenes not actually in the film...
The Bird Woman of Petaluma