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Lights, Camera, Mania: Showbiz Satire’s Descents Into Madness by Charles Bramesco

By Yasmina Tawil

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In his seminal tell-all Hollywood Babylon, Kenneth Anger claimed to reveal the festering truth beneath the dream factory of the American film industry. His was a bemused but cynical perspective on the business of show, reveling in the sordid juiciness of early Tinseltown controversies that usually concluded with tragedy, if not death. Representatives of the film idols referred to in the book lined...

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