Synopses & Reviews
An exhaustively researched and stylishly executed portrait of the colourful life and career of Hollywood tough guy and iconic movie idol, Robert Mitchum. "Some guy. And this is some book...Server is the best kind of biographer "Scotland On Sunday". "You're never far away from a fight or a steamy romance or a drinking binge" "New Statesman". 30 b/w illus.
A hobo during the depression, Robert Mitchum fell into acting by chance. After early success he was famously busted for smoking marijuana in the 1950s, and remained an unrepentant misbehaver until his death in 1997. This work looks at his life.