|Plot Summary of The Kid Stays in the Picture|
|"It's an autobiography. The book is about the author's adventures in the movie industry as an actor and producer. The author also talks about the different players, whereby talking bad about the ones that he doesn't like, and good about the ones he likes. The book has some important revelations on how the movie industry works."
Soumya Haldar, Resident Scholar
|Review Analysis of The Kid Stays in the Picture|
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The difficult family member
- disapproves of life choices
- disapproves of business decisions
Story of entertainer?
Subject of Biography
Biography of famous person?
- American (!)
How sensitive is this person?
- middling sensitive to others' feelings
Sense of humor
- Mostly serious with occasional humor
- Smarter than most other people
- average physique
How much descriptions of surroundings?
- 8 ()
- Fancy Mansion
- rotating 1st
Accounts of torture and death?
- no torture/death
Writer's slant towards subject:
Story of entire life, or part?
- story of nearly entire life
- A lot 11-15 B&W
How much dialogue in bio?
- roughly even amounts of descript and dialog
How much of bio focuses on most famous period of life?
- 26-50% of book
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