Table of Contents for Entertainer : Movies, Magic, and My Father's Twentieth Century


Preface xi
Chapter 1 Learning to Cry
1(33)
Chapter 2 The Hypnotist's Boy
34(48)
Chapter 3 Footlights on the Prairie
82(39)
Chapter 4 Hooray for Hollywood
121(28)
Chapter 5 Gangsters, Grifters, and Gold Diggers
149(53)
Chapter 6 Man About Town
202(34)
Chapter 7 Empty Bottles
236(30)
Chapter 8 Unionizing Actors, Uniting Fans
266(48)
Chapter 9 Broadway and B Movies
314(33)
Chapter 10 From Ed Wood to Ozzie and Harriet
347
Acknowledgments 405(6)
A Note on Sources 411
Adele
Chasing Pavements
Rolling in the Deep
Sara Bareilles
King of Anything
Beyonce
Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)
Colbie Caillat
Fallin' for You
Kelly Clarkson
My Life Would Suck Without You
Lady Gaga
Bad Romance
The Edge of Glory
Avril Lavigne
What the Hell
Christina Perri
Jar of Hearts
Katy Perry
Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)
Teenage Dream
Pink
Raise Your Glass
Taylor Swift
Mean
Our Song
Bad Romance
4(2)
Chasing Pavements
6(2)
The Edge of Glory
8(2)
Fallin' for You
10(2)
Jar of Hearts
12(4)
King of Anything
16
Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)
15(3)
Mean
18(2)
My Life Would Suck Without You
20(2)
Our Song
22
Raise Your Glass
21(3)
Rolling in the Deep
24(2)
Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)
26(2)
Teenage Dream
28(2)
What the Hell
30