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Gregory Peck: A Biography

3.55 of 5 stars 3.55  ·  rating details  ·  33 ratings  ·  8 reviews
Gregory Peck's acting career has spanned six decades, during which the ruggedly handsome actor has played everything from a jaunty reporter to an angry Western gunfighter, an honorable lawyer to an obsessed sea captain, a priest to a World War II bomber pilot. To every role, he has lent a depth and intelligence that have made him a permanent American icon. In "Gregory Peck ...more
Hardcover, 384 pages
Published February 19th 2002 by Scribner Book Company (first published 2002)
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Loved it simply because I love Gregory Peck.
excellant book
Jaime Contreras
I read this one year ago and still can remember large sections of it. There are two reasons for this: First, Gary Fishgall is one of the four best biographers around and he has experience and talent to back it up; the second reason is that Gregory Peck was one of the most articulate and noble men to ever grace the screen. I was enthralled by his level of dignity and honesty about himself. he is one of my top five favorite actors of all-time. BTW, James Stewart, John Wayne, Charlton Heston and Pa ...more
I love Gregory Peck. Remember watching his movies as a child, and admiring how handsome he was and a great actor. I have the DVD of his Conversations with Gregory Peck, and there you see him as the person, with his loving family, and realize what a true Gentleman looks like.
The book is great. I recommend it.
An easy read about a talented and charitable actor who conducted himself with dignity and integrity - Hollywood (and the rest of the world) could benefit from more people like him.
Benedict Reid
Good solid bio with a focus on the career rather than the man. However it lacked that spark which can make biographies great.
Jul 07, 2008 Amanda rated it 2 of 5 stars
Shelves: film
It was okay, it mainly focused on Peck's career. I'd only recommend it if you're a big Peck fan.
Somewhat interesting, but I didn't get past page 66. Maybe I'll try this again.
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