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Author Hofler, Robert.

Title Party animals : a Hollywood tale of sex, drugs, and rock 'n' roll starring the fabulous Allan Carr / by Robert Hofler.

Imprint Cambridge, MA : Da Capo Press, c2010.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    791.43 Carr,A HOF    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    92 CARR,A HOF    Available
Edition 1st Da Capo Press ed.
Description xv, 308 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Ingrid, Kim, Allan -- Deaf, dumb, and blind ambition -- Three-piece-suit negotiations -- Sluts night out -- Capote's retreat -- Survival techniques -- B'way's bastard child -- High school confidential -- It's Pepsi-cola time -- Only half the phone book -- "Grease" on track -- Oscar's first consultant -- His second biggest mistake -- Can't stand the music -- Mike Todd Jr. -- The queen and I -- Why "Grease" again? -- Big B'way babies -- Diller's curse -- Make it a croissant -- Spring breakdown -- Mickey & Judy time -- Here come the Cagelles! -- Choreographed chaos -- "Goya", "Goya", gone -- What he prayed for -- Proud Mary -- Snow blight -- Death by Oscar -- Epilogue : no second acts.
Summary Allan Carr was Hollywood's premier party-thrower during the town's most hedonistic ear-- the cocaine-addled, sexually indulgent 1970s. Get a sizzling, candid, behind-the-scenes look at Hollywood's most infamous period.
Subject Carr, Allan.
Motion picture producers and directors -- United States -- Biography.
Popular culture -- California -- Los Angeles.
Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
ISBN 9780306816550 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0306816555 (pbk. : alk. paper)

 
    
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