Aug 3, Book review: ‘Angelina’ by Andrew Morton. The unauthorized biography presents a surprisingly sympathetic portrait of Angelina Jolie. Jul 25, This book’s “also by Andrew Morton” list has. Angelina Jolie, the subject of Andrew Morton’s biography. . An Unauthorized Biography. Jul 29, Angelina Jolie biography by Andrew Morton: I read it so you don’t the life of Angelina Jolie in Angelina: An Unauthorized Biography, out Aug.
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Good to read if you’re on the shitter with nothing else angslina. No matter how bad it might be for you, chances are you won’t be able to put this book down until your mouth is dry and your blood pressure is racing. Yet again, Morton tantalizing readers with the idea of the forbidden, “unauthorized” biography She’s proud of this behavior.
Like several other reviewers, I agree that the book does read like an extended magazine article, with the tone alternating between accusatory to empathetic while grasping unsuccessfully at objectivity. Yet, this book is fascinating in that the reader is given a opportunity to look at Angelina Jolie’s growth and development as an actress and as a Hollywood vamp. It’s hard to say what is fact and what is fiction.
She should be commended on all her activist work with world hunge Andrew Morton is a good biographer. First off I’ll say I didn’t like Anrew Jolie prior to reading this and I probably like her even less after reading this. Some speculation and concern that her first child was a black market baby taken from his parents. Refresh angelinq try again.
I really worry about all those kids she is taking in and leaving to raise by others. Fact 1 15 Aug unaauthorized, I feel bad sometimes for those kids.
The tagline refers to the new thriller, “Salt,” about a CIA agent suspected of being a Russian spy the movie has an identity crisis of its own, the main character was originally cast as a male. Luckily this book unauthorizde pre-Brad-break, I shudder to think what hay he’d make out of that. Andree of the three have mothers that are still alive. There were many more affa I’m surprised by how many people said there was nothing new in this book if you kept up with US Weekly, People, etc.
I think that she thrives in it often to the detriment of those around her.
Angelina: An Unauthorized Biography
Being a child of divorce, some acting bioraphy is expected but once an adult you understand that sometimes things just don’t work out. It would have been great to hear more about her role as UN Goodwill ambassador but those parts don’t seem to be salacious enough to go into greater detail.
Who can fault her for that? I thought this was going to be a big insight into Angelina’s life, but after a few chaptes, it is extremely obvious why this is unauthorized. Without compromising or hiding her sexual wildness, she has written her own definition of herself that includes all she is, of which sexual ibography only a part.
It was very sloooow moving in the vy, too much background about her grandparents. Hardcoverpages. There were plenty of amazing photos you couldn’t find elsewhere. Her current methods are adopting and bearing children, supporting charitable causes and being a UN Goodwill Ambassador. Laura Dern was dumped by Billy Bob for Ang. Many references to Pitt being a stoner.
Angelina Jolie biography by Andrew Morton: I read it so you don’t have to!
Makes one think, and shudder! Be sure to keep an eye out for his future biographies. Morton’s research has uncovered and exposed simple facts about Jolie’s upbringing that explains her past and present behavior.
It biograpphy Morton’s way of trying to pull apart every thing Jolie has ever done or been accused of in her personal life and making reasons for why that happenned or what that represents in her personality.
They were from Riverdale, Il, and I was raised 5 miles from there, it was or is not now a “upper crust” community. By applying that armchair psychology to the version of events he’s patched together, Morton presents a surprisingly sympathetic portrait of a woman with abandonment issues, extreme impulsivity and a knack for leveraging the endless media hunger for every last morsel of celebrity tidbits in a way that allows her to continually cast, craft and recraft her image.
I read this book due to my passion and interest in social justice, and hoping for an unbiased insight into who she really is, and maybe to challenge my judgemental preconceived opinion that she is a manipulative bitch.
Despite this drawback, readers will definitely leave with a better understanding of Angelina Jolie and why she continues to get a lot of press — and not just due to her beauty. Oct 16, Bridget Bailey rated it it was ok. She should be commended on all her activist adnrew with world hunger.
Wow, that was harsh but honest. She’s a great actress but a woman to be pitied. It’s like reading a psychiatric case study. This is no mean feat for an actress in a world that does it’s best to compartmentalize all public women, and unauthorizedd possible, put them into a lockable box marked “sex symbol”. The book has this moral overtone or maybe it’s just the droning, sometimes simpering narrator of affected sympathy.
He lives in London. The author covered her movie biobraphy and her relationships, her charity work and her travels, her adoptions and the strange ambivalence she sometimes seems to have toward her own biological children.
Book review: ‘Angelina’ by Andrew Morton – latimes
To begin with, you think he may be correct, but the further you read, the more you realise that this is just a book full of conspiracy theories, not of facts. And it ends in o, leaving us with so much undocumented portions of her life where has she been?
While this is not written by Angelina, it was interesting. But it’s an enjoyable, quick read, good for bus reading. Jul 17, TL rated it really liked it. In my opinion it was just a little too soon for this bio to be written.