|Plot Summary of Natasha: The Biography of Natalie Wood|
|" Natalie Wood was born to be a movie star, at least her mother thought so. Natalie became famous as a child actress, she appeared in movies like "Miracle on 34th Street" and "The Ghost and Mrs. Muir". She was able to find success as an adult actress, which is very rare for child actors. Her first major grown up role came in the movie "Rebel Without A Cause". She loved James Dean, and was devastated when he was killed in a car crash.
Her love life was played out in the tabloids. Her first marriage to actor Robert Wagner, her high profile romances with Elvis Presley and Warren Beatty. She was nominated for an Academy Award three times over the course of her career, although she never won."
Nathaniel Ford, Resident Scholar
|Review Analysis of Natasha: The Biography of Natalie Wood|
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Story of entertainer?
- Movie Drama Actor
Period of greatest activity?
Subject of Biography
Biography of famous person?
- American (!)
How sensitive is this person?
- sensitive to others' feelings
Sense of humor
- Strong but gentle sense of humor
- Smarter than most other people
- average physique
How much descriptions of surroundings?
- 7 ()
- Los Angeles
- Fancy Mansion
- mostly 3rd
Accounts of torture and death?
- moderately detailed references to deaths
Book makes you feel?
Writer's slant towards subject:
Story of entire life, or part?
- story of nearly entire life
- A ton 16-20 B&W
How much dialogue in bio?
- significantly more descript than dialog
A LOT of info about personal vices?
Lot of titilating info about love life?
How much of bio focuses on most famous period of life?
- 51%-75% of book
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