Stars of the Silver Screen - Frank Sinatra - Rare
Frank Sinatra’s film career took off when he starred with Gene Kelly in Anchors Aweigh and On The Town. Whilst remaining one of the biggest musical entertainers in the world, he managed to star in many highly acclaimed films including The Man With The Golden Arm and The Manchurian Candidate, and won an Academy Award for his portrayal as a soldier in From Here To Eternity. He also famously brought the role of Sky Masterson from Guys and Dolls to the big screen alongside Marlon Brando as Nathan Detroit.
To be a Hollywood great is to fly too close to the sun, to embody the dreams of millions while placing your fate in their hearts. Stars Of The Silver Screen celebrates the lives of those who soared the highest. From Marlon Brando to Elizabeth Taylor, we uncover what drove them and why the world loved them. Contributions from contemporary commentators and current Hollywood glitterati will bring each icon’s legacy up to date as we relive their most magical motion picture moments and explore the personalities behind the names. We will discover how Marilyn Monroe shaped her enigmatic persona, how Frank Sinatra broke into film and reflect on the seductive appeal of Rita Hayworth.