At what cost Hollywood? (What price Hollywood?) from 1932 tells of the waitress Mary Evans, an aspiring actress who one evening, while serving him, meets the director Maximillan Carey. He invites her to a premiere of hers at Grauman’s Chinese Theatre. An audition and a contract will follow. While Mary achieves success, Max instead heads towards the abyss
Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga: the protagonists of A Star Is Born
To thank the singer Ester Blodgett, Norman Maine launches the singer to success. But as he makes Ester’s career ever more successful, he sees his own star slowly fade. Although Norman and Ester get married, he falls into such an abyss that he decides to voluntarily get out of the way
A star is born (A Star is Born) by George Cukor received six nominations at the 1955 Academy Awards (best leading actor for James Mason, best leading actress for Judy Garland, best production design, best costume design, best score and best song for The Man that Got Away) and won two 1955 Golden Globes for Best Actor, Motion Picture Musical or Comedy for Mason and Best Actress, Motion Picture Musical or Comedy for Garland.
A star is born (A Star is Born) by George Cukor was named one of the top ten films of the year by the National Board of Review of Motion Pictures in 1954. In 2000 it was chosen for preservation in the National Film Registry by the Library of Congress in the United States. In 2002, the American Film Institute named it 43rd on its list of the 100 greatest sentimental films of all time.
A Star Is Born (A Star Is Born) of 1976 directed by Frank Pierson is the second remake of A star was born of 1937, later A star was born from 1954. This is the remake that precedes the 2018 one, with Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga starring
It was the seventies, the years of protests and women’s movements, so for the first time the protagonist will not give up her career to be close to him. Also for the first time in the history of remakes of A star was born Norman doesn’t die by suicide but following an accident