Becoming Richard Widmark

Author(s): Bartlett Kassabaum


Becoming Richard Widmark is a biography of the life of film actor Richard Widmark who spent his early school years in Princeton, Illinois. He went to grade school and high school in Princeton. He graduated in 1932 as the Senior Class President. Four years at Lake Forest College, two years teaching there, and a radio and theater career in New York was followed by his sensational film debut in Kiss of Death in 1947. His acting technique could take you from one side of the fence to the other and it helped carry him through a 72 movie career. You'll be put into the big tumbler of life with Richard Widmark and cross the paths of many people and places that made him into the actor and person he became. There are 198 illustrations and photographs in the book. The illustrations are by the author who is also an artist. The type font is easy to read 12 pt. Book Antiqua and there are 477 pages in the book.


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General Fields

  • : 9781546950202
  • : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • : 0.798323
  • : July 2017
  • : 1.2 Inches X 6 Inches X 9 Inches
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Bartlett Kassabaum
  • : Paperback
  • : English
  • : 478