Life at the Marmont

Life at the Marmont

The Inside Story of Hollywood's Legendary Hotel of the Stars--Chateau Marmont

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Publisher: New York, New York :, Penguin Books,, [2013].
ISBN: 9781101598696
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xviii, 348 pages)
Additional Contributors: Basten, Fred E.
Contents: Prologue: The Continental Touch
Part I. Welcome to the Marmont
Fifteen Minutes from Everywhere : Mrs. Thomsen / Mr. Murray / Mr. and Mrs. Rosson
Buon Giorno, Guten Tag, Good Morning : Mr. Wilder / Miss Kiesler
And the View Is Sensational The High Life / Mr. Cohn's Guests
Part II. A Home Away from Home
Refuge from the Storm Mrs. Cohn / Two Gentlemen from Germany
A Very Private Place Miss Holman / Writers in Residence / Mr. Cohen and the Upstairs Maid
Wanderlust : Mr. Hughes / Miss Kelly / Mrs. Ducos
Part III. The Golden Years
East Meets West : The Strasberg Connection / Mr. Ray / Making a Splash
Three Legends : Miss Brown / Miss Monroe / Mr. Clift
Do Not Disturb : A Dark Day / Mr. and Mrs. Merrill / Mr. and Mrs. Brando / Mr. and Mrs. Muni
The Party's Over : Mr. Beatty / Mr. and Mrs. Olivier / Mr. and Mrs. Flynn / Good-bye to the Garden
Part IV. Changing Times
Strange Sights, Odd Happenings : Mr. Karloff / Mr. Harris / Miss Mazeppa / Bedding Down
Signing In and Out : Mr. and Mrs. Hill / Miss Pitts and Mrs. Lanning Miss Streisand / Mrs. Howard
Playing the Lobby : Miss Garland / The Sounds of Music / Rockin' Along
The British Invasion : The Crown's Jewels / Miss Baddeley / Rub-a-Dub-Dub / Lady Peel
The Natives Are Restless : With a Cast of Thousands / The Housekeeper and Her Daughter / Mr. and Mrs. Polanski
Part V. Above the Sunset Strip
Echoes from the Hills : A New Beginning / Mr. Polanski / March 5, 1982
Those Glorious Memories and Traditions : Starstruck / Oscar Nights Holidays and Other Celebrations / The Front Desk
Epilogue: Return to Normandy


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