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By Michael G. Ankerich

"We have been like dragonflies. We suspended without problems within the air, yet in truth, our wings have been beating very, very fast." - Mae Murray

"It is worse than folly for folks to visualize that this enterprise is a straightforward street to cash, to contentment, or to that unusual caliber known as happiness." - Bebe Daniels

"A woman should still become aware of profession at the monitor calls for every little thing, promising nothing." - Helen Ferguson

In harmful Curves Atop Hollywood Heels, writer Michael G. Ankerich examines the lives, careers, and disappointments of 14 silent movie actresses, who, regardless of the chances opposed to them and warnings to stick of their hometowns, got here to Hollywood to make names for themselves within the movies.

On the display, those younger hopefuls turned Agnes Ayres, Olive Borden, Grace Darmond, Elinor reasonable, Juanita Hansen, Wanda Hawley, Natalie Joyce, Barbara l. a. Marr, Martha Mansfield, Mary Nolan, Marie Prevost, Lucille Ricksen, Eve Southern, and Alberta Vaughn.

Dangerous Curves follows the precarious routes those younger women took of their quest for reputation and uncovers how a number of the most sensible actresses of the silent reveal have been used, abused, and discarded. Many, not able to enable move of the highlight after it had singed their very souls, got here to a cease on that dead-end highway, stated via actress Anna Q. Nilsson as, Hollywood's Heartbreak Lane.

Pieced jointly utilizing modern interviews the actresses gave, conversations with pals, family, and colleagues, and exhaustive examine via scrapbooks, documents, and public files, harmful Curves bargains a decent, but compassionate, examine a number of the brightest luminaries of the silent reveal. The ebook is illustrated with over one hundred fifty photographs.

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