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Errol Flynn

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Bibliography:

Books:

Biographical:

  • Beam Ends by Errol Flynn (New York: 1937).
  • Showdown by Errol Flynn (New York: 1946).
  • My Wicked, Wicked Ways by Errol Flynn (New York: Putnam, 1959).
  • From a Life of Adventure: The Writings of Errol Flynn edited by Tony Thomas (Secaucus, NJ: Citadel Press, 1980).
  • Errol Flynn: a bio-bibliography by Peter Valenti (Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1984).
  • Errol Flynn: the untold story by Charles Higham (Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, 1980).
  • The two lives of Errol Flynn by Michael Freedland (New York: W. Morrow, 1979).
  • Errol Flynn: a memoir by Earl Conrad (New York: Dodd, Mead, 1978).
  • The life and crimes of Errol Flynn by Lionel Godfrey (New York: St. Martin's Press, 1977).

Other:

  • The films of Errol Flynn by Tony Thomas, Rudy Behlmer and Clifford McCarty; Foreword by Greer Garson (New York: Citadel Press, 1969).
  • Cads and cavaliers: the gentlemen adventurers of the movies; Illustrated by John Lebold (South Brunswick: A. S. Barnes, 1973).
  • My days with Errol Flynn: the autobiography of stuntman Buster Wiles by William Donati (Santa Monica, Calif.: Roundtable Pub., Inc., 1988).

Referenced in:

  • "A" Western Filmmakers: A Biographical Dictionary of Writers, Directors, Cinematographers, Composers, Actors and Actresses by Henryk Hoffmann (Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Co., Inc., 2000).
  • Baseline Celebrity Biographies (Baseline II, Inc., 1999).
  • Contemporary Theatre, Film and Television Vol. 20, 1998.
  • Motion Picture Performers by Mel Schuster (Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, 1976).

The Books/ Plays of his Films:

For more information about locating any of the above books, visit this page: Classic Movie Merchandise: Books.

Articles:

Biographical:

  • Movies & People n.2 (1940): 15.
  • Decker, M.  Motion Picture n.52 (Jan. 1937): 51.
  • Ulman, W. Jr.  "His life story." Movie Classic n.10 (May 1936): 28.
  • Sherwin, T.  Motion Picture n.51 (Mar. 1936): 34.
  • King, S.  Movie Classic n.9 (Jan. 1936): 35.

Features:

  • Kobal, J.  "Working with Flynn; interview with Vincent Sherman."  Film 2.9 (Dec. 1973): 12.
  • "The Love Teams."  Screen Greats 1.2 (Summer 1971): 10. 
  • Cutts, J.  "Requiem for a swashbuckler."  Films and Filming 17.1 (Oct. 1970): 14.
  • Behlmer, R.  "Collaboration may be the answer."  Films in Review 21.3 (Mar. 1970): 129.
  • Wilkinson, H.  "Looking Hollywood way."  Good Old Days 6.6 (Dec. 1969): 25.
  • Cutts, J.  "Requiem for a swashbuckler."  Cinema 3.5 (Summer 1967): 17.
  • Thomas, Anthony.  "Errol Flynn should have been a comedian and not a swashbuckler."  Films in Review 11.1 (Jan. 1960).
  • "Letters."  Films in Review 11.3 (Mar 1960): 182.
  • Kaufman, H. "Is there a new Errol?"  Silver Screen 24.7 (May 1954): 38.
  • Wymore, P.  "My Life with (him)."  Silver Screen 21.9 (July 1951): 24.
  • Hamilton, S.  "His Life on Navy Island."  Photoplay n.34 (Dec. 1948): 58.
  • Franchey, J.  "Victim of Rumors."  Silver Screen 17.12 (Oct. 1947): 27.
  • Mulvey, K.   Woman's Home Companion  n.68 (Jan. 1944): 49.
  • Trotter, M.  "His horoscope."  Photoplay n.22 (Feb. 1943): 31.
  • Watkins, W.  "Flynn without film flam."  Silver Screen 13.1 (Nov. 1942): 26.
  • MacDonald, J.  "Desperate journey."   Silver Screen 12.10 (Aug. 1942): 46.
  • Trotter, M.  "Astrological Forcast."  Photoplay 18 (Feb. 1941): 31.
  • Hall, G.  "He gives himself a grilling!"  Silver Screen 10.6 (Apr. 1940): 36.
  • McFee, F.  "Errant knight."  Screen Book 22.3 (Oct. 1939): 87.
  • Maddox, B.  "Is he just plain lucky?"  Silver Screen 9.11 (Sep. 1939): 44.
  • "A Legend lives on."  Cue 6.29 (14 May. 1938): 10.
  • Wilson, E.  "Projection."  Silver Screen 8.5 (Mar. 1938): 24.
  • Darnton, C.  "His greatest enemy."  Screen Book 19.4 (Nov. 1937): 48.
  • Reid, J.  Motion Picture n.52 (Aug. 1936): 39.
  • Hart, M.G.  "The gentleman from New Guinea."  Silver Screen 6.3 (Jan. 1936): 16.

Citations:

  • Empire (Oct. 1997): 199.
  • Entertainment Weekly (Fall 1996): 35.
  • Architectural Digest (April 1994): 212-213.
  • Journal of Popular Film (Winter 1982).
  • Interview (Feb. 1975).
  • Velvet Light Trap (June 1971).
  • Films and Filming (Summer 1967).
  • Granta (3 May 1967).
  • Films in Review  (Feb. 1965).
  • Films in Review (June-July 1965).
  • Films in Review (Oct., 1986).
  • Films in Review 38.4 (1987).
  • Life n.4 (23 May 1938): 64.

Obituaries:

  • Screen World n.11 (1960): 219.

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