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Book review: 'The Garner Files'
LA Times ^
| Mary McNamara
Posted on 11/01/2011 11:48:24 AM PDT by DemforBush
Many actors have breathed life into a memorable or even iconic role but only a few are capable of reconstructing an archetype. In "Maverick" and then again "The Rockford Files," James Garner stepped into two of TV's most calcified genres the western and the detective series and set a new standard that others have been chasing down since...
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TOPICS: Music/Entertainment; TV/Movies
KEYWORDS: biography; book; bookreview; hollywood; jimrockford
Nice little article. I've always liked Garner as an actor. Maverick was way before my time, but I enjoyed watching reruns of The Rockford Files as a little kid. I confess to having a real soft spot for Murphy's Romance, too.
Book looks pricey.
Should I wait for the movie?
posted on 11/01/2011 1:16:15 PM PDT
(Heck? Geewhiz Cripes, thats the place where people who don't believe in Gosh think they aint going.)
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