June Allyson

  • 428 Pages
  • 2.69 MB
  • English
Thorndike Press , Thorndike, Me
Allyson, June., Moving-picture actors andactresses -- United States -- Biography., Large type b
StatementJune Allyson with Frances Spatz Leighton.
ContributionsLeighton, Frances Spatz.
LC ClassificationsPN2287.A54
The Physical Object
Pagination428 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22485698M
ISBN 100896214559

"June Allyson" is a completely engaging and thoroughly enjoyable book. Its an easy read. Ms Allyson tells her story with an earnest candor, spontaneously dropping anecdotes about stars such as Judy Garland, Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, Ronald June Allyson book, Jane Wyman, Jimmy Stewart, Van Johnson, John Wayne, and the list goes on/5(30).

"June Allyson" is a completely engaging and thoroughly enjoyable book. Its an easy read. Ms Allyson tells her story with an earnest candor, spontaneously dropping anecdotes about stars such as Judy Garland, Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, Ronald Reagan, Jane Wyman, Jimmy Stewart, Van Johnson, John Wayne, and the list goes on/5(42).

June Allyson was a lovely woman, and this book reflects that. She describes her life, from an early life minus a father, an accident that caused her to be crippled, a love of dancing that made her fight to be able to move her legs, a brash spirit that June Allyson book her audition time after time, even though she was mostly laughed at, and success as an actress who portrayed women that every man wanted to marry/5.

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In June ofJune’s career took an additional turn with the publication of her autobiography, June Allyson, co-authored by Frances Spatz Leighton. Published by G.P.

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As she revealed in her autobiography, she had an alcoholic father and was raised by a single mother in the Bronx. Her "ideal marriage" to actor-director Dick Powell was beset with. Published by User, 16 years ago. June Allyson's life and career are stuff of Hollywood legend.

She was born in poverty, raised in a broken home, had little formal education, still less in the way of social graces. She taught herself to dance by /5(4).

~ from the book June Allyson by June Allyson. BIOGRAPHY. Dick Powell, one of Hollywood's most beloved stars, was born on Novem in Mountain View, AR. When it became apparent that music came easily to him, Dick found work singing wherever possible.

She published her autobiography, written with Frances Spatz Leighton, in In the mids, Allyson also became the national spokesperson for Depend adult diapers and appeared in a series of commercials for the product for a number of years.

Allyson continued to act on television into the s. The book attracted much controversy regarding child abuse and child trafficking, with many family friends denouncing it as fiction, but others claiming that it was a broadly accurate, if exaggerated, James MacArthur, June Allyson, Rex Reed, and Betty Hutton Author: Christina Crawford.

June Allyson, Actress: Executive Suite. American leading lady whose sweet smile and sunny disposition made her the prototypical girl-next-door of American movies of the s.

Raised in semi-poverty in Bronx neighborhoods by her divorced mother, Allyson (nee Ella Geisman) was injured in a fall at age eight and spent four years confined within a steel : Little Women is a American drama film with script and music taken directly from the earlier Hepburn on Louisa May Alcott's –69 two-volume novel of the same name, it was filmed in Technicolor and directed by Mervyn LeRoy.

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The screenplay was written by Sally Benson, Victor Heerman, Sarah Y. Mason, and Andrew original music score was composed by Adolph Music by: Adolph Deutsch, Max Steiner (musical score). June Allyson by June Allyson starting at $ June Allyson has 2 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace Same Low Prices, Bigger Selection, More Fun Shop the All-New !4/5(1).

A correction needs to be made on p where June Allyson states that fellow actor Robert Walker committed suicide. In fact, Robert Walker died of respiratory failure the night of Aug when he was administered a sedative on the orders of his psychiatrist, Dr. Hacker. Other than the above error, this was a readable : Get this from a library.

June Allyson. [June Allyson; Frances Spatz Leighton] -- From her days as a star at MGM, her marriage to Dick Powell--many years her senior--and the desolation of her life after his death, Allyson recounts her persistent, and ultimately successful.

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As an exercise in research and verification of sources, I have found that a great deal of the published record that deals with June Allyson is an exercise in contradictions and myth-making. During her lifetime, Allyson published an autobiography that has led to much of the confusion as her recollections did not correspond to the actual record, starting with her birthdate and her family background.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates: illustrations ; 18 cm: Responsibility: June Allyson with. June Allyson married twice more after Dick lost his battle with cancer - marrying within a year after his death, due, it seems to grief and desperation.

Her second attempt, Dr. David Ashrow, was more successful, and they remained married for the rest of her life.4/5(1). MovieChat Forums > Joan Crawford Discussion > June Allyson Comment June Allyson Comment A very respected and well liked actress commented on Joan Crawford and the Mommie Dearest book and movie.

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Allyson starts out nervous in Hollywood, getting through her first film, Girl Crazy, with help from Judy Garland and Mickey Rooney. (""Everything had to be perfect. I would act and I would sing and I would throw.