‘Glorious, glamorous and that old standby, amorous’: the late blossoming of Diane Keaton's romantic comedy career

@article{Jermyn2012GloriousGA,
  title={‘Glorious, glamorous and that old standby, amorous’: the late blossoming of Diane Keaton's romantic comedy career},
  author={Deborah Jermyn},
  journal={Celebrity Studies},
  year={2012},
  volume={3},
  pages={37 - 51}
}
  • D. Jermyn
  • Published 17 February 2012
  • Art
  • Celebrity Studies
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