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Back in Time

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 2021-03-06

It's wonderful to hear these anecdotes in Mr. Wagner's own voice. An entertaining, personal look at Hollywood's past. Interesting and delightful - Enjoy!

Thoughtful and thought-provoking

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5 out of 5 stars
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4 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 2021-03-02

A marvelous deep dive into Grant's life and personality, and his amazing place in film and popular culture. An important and interesting book from a masterful author. I hope Mr. Eyman writes many more.

Downton for kids

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5 out of 5 stars
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4 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 2020-12-31

All E Nesbit storytelling is marvelous. Both young and adult novel readers will be delighted. Enjoy!

A great story of friendship

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 2020-11-29

The everyday magic of this tale is irresistible. Wonderfully shared in the author's own voice.

Hollywood and much more

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 2020-11-24

Amazing exploration of the monumental contibutions, personal lives, and creative process of the iconic brothers.

Science, adventure, and heart

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 2020-10-16

This story always delights - Barbara's warm voice and beautiful intonation bring the world of the animals perfectly to life - Enjoy!

Fascinating tales from behind the scenes

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5 out of 5 stars
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4 out of 5 stars
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4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 2020-08-27

How the other half lives may surprise you. Lady Glenconner's anecdotes are told with humour, insight, and generosity. Her humanity is always inspiring. Enjoy!

Entertaining and Fun

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 2020-08-20

Perhaps Jane Austen's funniest and warmest novel is beautifully brought to life by Juliet Stevenson's expert performance. Juliet is hilarious in the 1996 movie version too - Enjoy!

A Fascinating Look Behind the Scenes

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5 out of 5 stars
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4 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 2020-07-28

Tony Curtis takes us on a lively journey through the collaborative and sometimes cutthroat process of making film art. His real life story is as entertaining as Billy Wilder and I.A.L. Diamond's brilliant movie. Enjoy!

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Fascinating power struggle

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4 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 2020-07-17

History brought to life - great performance of the literally dozens of characters - Enjoy!