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Published in San Francisco .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Faye, Alice, 1915-

Book details:

Edition Notes

Published in 1974 under title: The Alice Faye movie book.

Statementby W. Franklyn Moshier.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN2287.F36 M6
The Physical Object
Pagination182 p.
Number of Pages182
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4469397M
LC Control Number79177933

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Alice Jeanne Faye (/ ˈ f eɪ /; née Leppert; May 5, – May 9, ) was an American actress and sang "You'll Never Know", which won its composers the Academy Award for Best Original Song at the Oscars introduced the song in the musical film Hello, Frisco, Hello ().. Faye was married twice and had two daughters. She married actor and singer Tony Martin Born: Alice Jeanne Leppert, May 5, , Hell's Kitchen, . Get this from a library! The films of Alice Faye,. [W Franklyn Moshier] -- Detailed study of the films of the popular musical star of the s and s. OCLC Number: Notes: Published in under title: The Alice Faye movie book. Description: pages illustrations 29 cm: Responsibility: by W. Franklyn Moshier. 1. The Films of Alice Faye aka The Alice Faye Movie Book. The Films of Alice Faye by W. Franklyn Moshier, First Edition, , self-published by author. Hard back, royal blue fabric cover with gold-leaf signature of Alice Faye. Plain white parchment dust jacket. One of the best and most accurate books of its kind ever published.

May 4, - Explore Classic Movie Hub's board "Alice Faye", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Alice faye, Alice, Hollywood pins.   The Alice Faye that emerges from this book is human, but still the lovely star of such films as 'Alexander's Ragtime Band' and 'Tin Pan Alley'. All in all, this book is a pleasure to own and to read. Highly s: Alice Faye's sweet demeanor, sultry glances, and velvety voice were her signatures. Her haunting rendition of "You'll Never Know" has never been surpassed by any other singer. Fans adored her in such films as Alexander's Ragtime Band, Rose of Washington Square, Tin Pan Alley, Week End in Havana, and Hello, Frisco, Hello. In the s and s she reigned as queen of 20th Century Fox musicals. "The Alice Faye Movie Book" is exactly as the title promises: a book about the movies of Alice Faye. Gorgeous photos, good summaries of Faye's films' plots. I recommend this, as Faye is not as well remembered as other major stars of Hollywood's Golden s: 3.

Franklyn Moshier briefly reviews Alice Faye's early life that began as Alice Jean Leppert in the Hell's Kitchen area of New York on May 5, , daughter of a city patrolman. But for film and nostalgia buffs and all who were growing up with Alice Faye, the best part of the book is the pages that present all of the detail about each of the Alice Author: W. Franklyn Moshier. "The Alice Faye Movie Book" is exactly as the title promises: a book about the movies of Alice Faye. Gorgeous photos, good summaries of Faye's films' plots. I recommend this, as Faye is not as well remembered as other major stars of Hollywood's Golden Age. She had some formulaic and silly starring vehicles, but many of her better films are very. The daughter of a New York City cop, year-old Alice Faye lied about her age to secure her first chorus girl job in While appearing in the edition of George White's Scandals. Alice Faye, Soundtrack: Hello Frisco, Hello. As A&E's Biography put it, "She rose from the mean streets of New York's Hell's Kitchen to become the most famous singing actress in the world. When the pressures of fame became too much, she had the courage to leave Hollywood on her own terms". Alice Faye was born Alice Jeanne Leppert in NYC on May 5,