By K. Egan,S. Thomas

ISBN-10: 0230293697

ISBN-13: 9780230293694

ISBN-10: 1349333050

ISBN-13: 9781349333059

The time period 'cult movie megastar' has been hired in renowned journalistic writing for the final 25 years, yet what makes cult stars specific from different movie stars has hardly ever been addressed. This assortment explores the procedures in which movie stars/actors develop into linked to the cult label, from invoice Murray to Ruth Gordon and Ingrid Pitt.

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