Star Adaptations: Queen Biopics of the 1930s
This chapter draws on press books and marketing materials of the 1930 to demonstrate how stars were both exploited and adapted into 'queen biopics', beginning with the case of Greta Garbo and concluding with Norma Shearer.
Citation : Cartmell, D. (2017) Star Adaptations: Queen Biopics of the 1930s. In: Grossman, J. and Barton Palmer, R. (eds.) Adaptation in Visual Culture: Images, Texts and Their Multiple Worlds. Basingstoke, Palgrave Macmillan.
ISBN : 3319585797
ISSN : 978-3-319-58579-6
Research Group : Centre for Adaptations
Research Institute : Institute of English
Peer Reviewed : Yes
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