Frame-up!: the untold story of Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle

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W. Morrow, Jan 1, 1991 - Biography & Autobiography - 335 pages
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For the first time in twenty-five years, one of America's top investigative reporters reopens the case of Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle, a man accused of murdering a girl named Virginia Rappe. People remember him as "the fat comedian who raped that young girl". They may not know he was one of the highest-paid talents of his time and that he was completely innocent. 27 photographs.

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Frame-up!: the untold story of Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle

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Edmonds's biography of the stage and screen star is as much an homage to Arbuckle (1887-1933) as it is an investigation into the sensational trial that virtually ruined the man and his career. Author ... Read full review

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A great read that combines the best features of Hollywood biography and an excellent true-crime story. Never drags for a minute and tell you all sorts of things you never knew about the early years of Hollywood. Read full review

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Section 1
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Section 2
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Section 3
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About the author (1991)

Edmonds has worked as a writer, producer, and investigative reporter in the Los Angeles area for the past eighteen years.

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