Images of Movie Stars: Photographs by the Daily Mail

By: Hill, Tim

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First edition. Jacket edges bumped. Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. 224 pp. In the early days actors were anonymous and uncredited, working for a pittance. Mary Pickford -- America's Sweetheart -- began her career on $10 a day. But the studios soon discovered that actors could sell movies. They began poaching their rivals' talent, then hyped up their expensive acquisitions. Pickford, a bigger draw even than Chaplin, eventually made $350,000 per picture. The star system was born.

Title: Images of Movie Stars: Photographs by the Daily Mail

Author: Hill, Tim

Categories: Photography, Entertainment, Movies & TV,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Parragon Publishing Group: 2005

ISBN Number: 1405453214

ISBN Number 13: 9781405453219

Binding: Large Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 2202183

Keywords: PHOTOGRAPHY MOVIE STARS HOLLYWOOD ENTERTAINMENT MOVIES TV,