Sets out to dispel the Mitchum myth , correcting rumours and stories with information received from Mitchum himself and from members of his family. The book details the actor's career, providing a biographical essay followed by an annotated bibliography with 1300 entries.
JERRY ROBERTS is film critic for Copley Los Angeles Newspapers./e His reviews, columns and features are syndicated nationally by San Diego-based Copley News Service. He was secretary of the Los Angeles Film Critics Association from 1989-91. He is a former sports editor of two Pennsylvania newspapers and was a news reporter for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.