Behind the Oscar

Behind the Oscar

The Secret History of the Academy Awards

Book - 1994
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Tracing the awards from their founding by Louis B. Mayer in 1928 to the present, Holden shows the evolution of the ceremony from a five-minute pat on the back to a six-week orgy of self-congratulation. "Marvelously entertaining, but also a serious and comprehensive inquiry".--Publishers Weekly. Photos.
Publisher: New York : Plume, 1994, c1993.
ISBN: 9780452271319
Branch Call Number: 791.43079 Hol
Characteristics: 672 p. : ill.


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