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An ongoing series of specially produced histories, bringing to life the stories and secrets that shaped cinema. @moviehistories secrethistoryofhollywood.com www.patreon.com/attaboysecret

The Secret History Of Hollywood Adam Roche

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.8 • 517 Ratings

An ongoing series of specially produced histories, bringing to life the stories and secrets that shaped cinema. @moviehistories secrethistoryofhollywood.com www.patreon.com/attaboysecret

    Bullets And Blood: Part 3

    Bullets And Blood: Part 3

    To commemorate the birthday of Warner Brothers founder, Harry Warner, I am delighted to be able to re-issue one of the most successful series’ of The Secret History Of Hollywood. The series as a whole will be available throughout December 2021
    James Cagney is in exile. The lives of Harry Warner's children have been threatened. Jack Warner's megalomania is spiralling dangerously out of control. Life in general is about to change forever, as Adolf Hitler begins his horrifying assault on humanity. But the greatest threat to the Warner family's empire will come from within...
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    Bullets And Blood: Part 2

    Bullets And Blood: Part 2

    To commemorate the birthday of Warner Brothers founder, Harry Warner, I am delighted to be able to re-issue one of the most successful series’ of The Secret History Of Hollywood. The series as a whole will be available throughout December 2021
    During the 1930's, Warner Brothers Studios established themselves as the master purveyors of the contemporary crime drama, or as audiences have forever since called them, "The Gangster Movie"...
    But all fiction springs from truth...
    In Part Two of 'Bullets And Blood', hear the incredible stories behind some of the most enduring gangster fiction ever committed to film, from the shadowy machinations of Al Capone and his war on Chicago's North Side gang, to the macabre tale of "Il Diavolo" and his juvenile henchmen...
    And behind the screen itself, the dramatic saga of the Warner family continues, along with the story of the only star in Hollywood willing to take them on...
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    • 5 hr 40 min
    Bullets And Blood: Part 1

    Bullets And Blood: Part 1

    To commemorate the birthday of Warner Brothers founder, Harry Warner, I am delighted to be able to re-issue one of the most successful series’ of The Secret History Of Hollywood. Parts 2 and 3 will follow in the coming days, and the series as a whole will be available throughout December 2021
    The story of the Warner Brothers studio is the story of the American dream - an immigrant family who escaped a violent beginning, and arrived penniless in America, only to conquer its newest and most lucrative art form.
    The Warner formula was simple - to thrill audiences with stories torn straight from the headlines, and as such, Warner Studios became the home of the crime film...
    In Part One of 'Bullets And Blood', hear the incredible story of the Warner family, and of the iron-willed redhead from the belly of New York, who would go on to become their biggest star...
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    • 4 hr 51 min
    The Whole Story

    The Whole Story

    The Secret History Of Hollywood is far larger than you may know...
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    • 6 min
    Cary: Part 2 - Vol II

    Cary: Part 2 - Vol II

    After a devastating personal tragedy, Cary Grant has begun to focus upon his career as an escape, still in search of the elusive hit that will prove his worth to the world. Fortunately, success and superstardom are on the horizon…
    Meanwhile, Barbara Hutton has begun a very dangerous romance, one that will involve her with a family renowned for preying upon those with wealth. How will she escape? And will the rescue turn out to be worse in the long run?
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    A quick warning - this episode does contain some strong language, so please be advised. Also, some later developments in one of the story threads does feature some rather upsetting situations, including domestic violence. If you'd like further guidance on these parts, then please do contact me at adam@attaboyclarence.com

    Cary: Part 2 - Vol I

    Cary: Part 2 - Vol I

    After discovering that the mother he thought was dead is actually alive, Cary Grant must reconcile his own guilt, the effects of the revelation upon his own relationships, and the fact that his star in Hollywood seems to be fading.
    Elsewhere, a shocking new saga has begun among the heights of privilege. But as the story unfolds, it will soon become clear that endless wealth does not necessarily guarantee happiness…
    (Cary: Part 2 - Vol II will be released on the 20th September, 2021)
    If you’ve enjoyed this episode, and would like to aid in its creation, then please consider becoming a patron of the shows! You’ll earn hundreds more hours of bonus content, including NINE more complete series’ of The Secret History of Hollywood, as well as bonus documentaries, movie commentaries, and much more!
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517 Ratings

517 Ratings

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