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Piper Laurie (1932–2023)

Autor(a) de Learning to Live Out Loud: A Memoir

3+ Works 40 Membros 3 Reviews

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Obras de Piper Laurie

Associated Works

Carrie [1976 film] (1976) — Actor — 219 cópias
The Hustler [1961 film] (1961) — Actor — 127 cópias
Return to Oz [1985 film] (1985) — Actor — 113 cópias
The Faculty [1998 film] (1998) — Actor — 68 cópias
Other People's Money [1991 film] (1992) — Actor — 27 cópias
The Dead Girl [2006 Film] (2006) — Actor — 15 cópias
White Boy Rick [2018 film] (2018) — Actor — 14 cópias
Dream a Little Dream [1989 film] (1989) — Actor — 13 cópias
Trauma [1993 film] (1993) — Actor — 12 cópias
A Christmas Memory [1997 TV movie] (1997) — Actor — 12 cópias
The Golden Blade [1953 film] (1953) — Actor — 7 cópias
Has Anybody Seen My Gal? [1952 film] (2015) — Actor — 7 cópias
Promise [1986 TV movie] (1986) — Actor — 6 cópias
Ruby [1977 film] (2001) — Actor — 6 cópias
Macbeth [1981 film] (1981) — Actor — 6 cópias
Hounddog [2007 Film] (2007) — Actor — 5 cópias
Twin Peaks : The Second Season Part One Of Twoalgumas edições4 cópias
Twin Peaks : The Second Season Part Two Of Two (2017) — Acteur, algumas edições4 cópias
Smoke Signal [1955 film] — Actor — 2 cópias
The Mississippi Gambler [1953 film] (1953) — Actor — 2 cópias
Rich in Love [1992 film] (1993) 1 exemplar(es)
The Prince Who Was a Thief [1951 film] (1951) — Actor — 1 exemplar(es)
The Days of Wine & Roses [1958 TV Episode] (1958) — Actor — 1 exemplar(es)

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I have loved Piper Laurie since seeing her in "Dream A Little Dream" back in the 1980's. I even found out by reading the book that Piper played the mother in the original movie "Carrie", which I didn't realize when I saw the movie. I felt horrible for the childhood that Rosetta "Piper" experienced. She managed to rise above the sadness she endured. Piper is truly a beautiful person inside and out. I love the fact that Piper has played so many diverse roles in her career and would love to see her in something new.… (mais)
 
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MzKitty | outras 2 resenhas | Sep 18, 2016 |
Honest and forthright autobiography by actress Piper Laurie. She discusses her difficult childhood, not only was she incredibly shy, but her parents sent her to a "sanitarium" with her sister who suffered from asthma. The reasons were never fully explained. She always wanted to be an actress and was signed by Universal about the same time as Rock Hudson and Tony Curtis. She got to work with many interesting folks including Charles Coburn, Tyrone Power, Donald O'Connor, Dana Andrews, and eventually Paul Newman in her Oscar nominated role in Somebody Up There Likes Me. She struggled with shyness and insecurity most of her life but was finally able to overcome this and has expanded her career, not only in acting and directing, but in sculpting as well. Her book tells some amazing stories, including a mudslide at her home from which she narrowly escaped and her first love, who was Ronald Reagan. I thought this was a good look at someone who was able to overcome their shyness and insecurity and realize that they can live a full life and work well with others. The book was well written and contained numerous photos.… (mais)
 
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knahs | outras 2 resenhas | Sep 22, 2014 |

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Estatísticas

Obras
3
Also by
30
Membros
40
Popularidade
#370,100
Avaliação
3.8
Resenhas
3
ISBNs
5