Show More Tough without a Gun: The Extraordinary Life of Humphrey Bogart by Stefan Kanfer.
Faber, 288 pp., £14.99, February 2011, 978 0 571 26072 0Show More
“... a 16-year-old girl to be ogling; from plain to downright ugly, if you don’t count Glen Ford or Dana Andrews (who weren’t exactly Paul Newman or Montgomery Clift themselves). My generation have Cahiers du cinéma, Godard and Truffaut to thank for the earlier generation of movie stars we might have overlooked. More fundamentally, we have to thank Raymond ...”