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Vanity Fair & Cadence 13
Love is a Crime
It’s one of the wildest scandals in Hollywood history: In 1951, major Hollywood producer Walter Wanger (Jon Hamm) went to prison for shooting an agent who he suspected was having an affair with Joan Bennett (Zooey Deschanel), Wanger’s actress wife. When the dust settled, Wanger was accepted back into Hollywood’s inner circle with open arms, while a puritan panic virtually ended Bennett’s career in movies and her family would never be the same. How did Joan — the youngest member of one of America’s most famous acting families, and one of the key femme fatales of 1940s film noir — end up a...
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3.5 stars from 1,197 ratings
Old Hollywood Tales-
Found you today. I am so entertained and titillated! Yes I said titillated! ❤️
Elaine in Baltimore via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 05/08/24
Loved this! Insightful, entertaining, and very tasteful in its use of dramatization. Spent two days listening and appreciating to this incredible piece of history, translated through layers of social change, family myth, and the growing pains of Hollywood itself. Please do listen—I can guarantee...Read full review »
les.seachelles via Apple Podcasts · Hong Kong · 03/21/24
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Wow, what a life journey she had. As a fan of Dark Shadows, somehow I always found Joan Bennett fascinating. I wrote a fan letter once and she wrote back! Who knew that backstory was so intriguing as well. Kudos to the podcast writers, cast and crew for making listening so enjoyable and...Read full review »
PeteS Ohio via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 11/03/23
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