What does it take to make it and survive in Tinseltown?
Hundreds of celebrities tell all in:
Hollywood or Bust.
To name a few of the famous names quoted here, there's Ben Affleck, Woody Allen, Alan Arkin, David Arquette, Alec Baldwin, Ellen Barkin, Kathy Bates, Jack Black, Nicholas Cage, James Cagney, Jim Carrey, Jackie Chan, Charlie Chaplin, George Clooney, Kevin Costner, Daniel Craig, Russell Crowe... And those are only some of the A, B, C's.
Here are a few selections of the best and brightest talking about life as they know it in Hollywood.
On becoming famous: It's like waking up with a hooker. How did I get here? - Clint Eastwood
On loss of privacy: When someone follows you all the way to the shop and watches you buy a roll of toilet paper, you know your life has changed. - Jennifer Aniston
On acting: All you have to do is look like crap on film and everyone things you're a brilliant actress. Actually all you've done is look like crap. - Helen Mirren
And many, many more insightful observations, words of wisdom, cutting comments, and sweet nothings from your favorite stars.
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Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Reviewed by Joy Hannabass for Readers' Favorite "Hollywood or Bust" is a selection of quotes taken from magazines, interviews, biographies, autobiographies, and the internet. Over five hundred quips, quotes and off the cuff remarks from all of your Hollywood favorites make up this exciting new book complied by Susan Marg. Some of the quotes in this book come from actors like Rock Hudson: "I can’t play a loser, I don’t look like one"; Steve Guttenburn: "Unless you’re Jack Lemmon or Cary Grant, there are few guys who can do comedy and drama"; Ted Danson: "Acting is pretending that you’re not pretending when you’re actually pretending"; and Marilyn Monroe: "Hollywood is a place where they’ll pay you a thousand dollars for a kiss, and fifty cents for your soul". For all of you Hollywood buffs out there, this book is a must for you. Words from your favorites will give you hours and hours of pleasure and entertainment as you read and re-read these interesting quotes and quips from the famous well known people. Some sayings will give you wisdom, some may be a little harsh, and some mean nothing at all, and others will make you laugh. Whatever it may be, you will be amazed at the enjoyment this little book can give you. You just can’t go wrong picking up a copy of this book for your personal library. This book would be a nice conversation piece to keep on your living room table for others to see. I think you will be very happy with your selection.