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Anderson - Pendleton Branch B Kilmer Val (Text) 22960001943199 Adult New Non-Fiction On holds shelf -
Beaufort - Hilton Head Branch B KILMER (Text) 0530011231541 Adult New Books Available -
Colleton - Main Library B Kilmer, Val (Text) 3010324908 Adult Biography Available -
Florence - Main Library 791.4302 Kilmer (Text) 33172006589723 Adult New Book Available -
Kershaw - Camden Library B KILMER (Text) 33255003636868 Adult New Book Available -
York - Clover Branch BIOGRAPHY KILMER (Text) 33205012589343 Adult New Books -- Non-Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 1982144890
  • ISBN: 9781982144890
  • Physical Description: vii, 309 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon and Schuster, [2020]

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Formatted Contents Note: The pinball machine -- Happy trails to you, Roy Rogers and Charles Manson -- Grandpa Kilmer's grave in truth or consequences -- Father's flying dream, facing the chief -- Spooked by love -- The deepest wound -- THE Juilliard school -- Tadashi Suzuki and the elusive nature of fate -- Cher likes my Harley -- Top Secret! -- Real Genius -- Father & son -- New Mexico is called the "Land of enchantment" or, as I'm proud to have coined, the "Land of entrapment" -- I did Top Gun, son -- You're so Twain (Carly) -- Let's go upstairs -- Willow -- The Doors -- Shattered -- Brando -- Confusions & contradictions -- Thunderheart -- Colic convulsion then holy miracle -- Doc holidays -- True Romance -- Eugene D. Kilmer -- The Kudu -- Batman, but forever? -- Take the Heat -- Birth & death -- The island is Dr. Moreau -- Crocodiles & ecstasy -- The sinner is the saint -- More, more, more -- Never the Twain shall meet -- Soft opening -- Declarations of independence -- Gay as a pink hairnet -- Siren on a snowboard -- Hiding from God -- Kiss kiss kiss goes the indie, bang bang bang goes the downey -- Land -- Glory & gore -- Denial vs. denial -- The iceman cometh again -- HelMel.
Summary, etc.: Legendary actor Val Kilmer shares the stories behind his most beloved roles, reminisces about his star-studded career and love life, and reveals the truth behind his recent health struggles in a remarkably candid autobiography. Val Kilmer has played so many iconic roles over his nearly four-decade film career. A table-dancing Cold War agent in Top Secret! A troublemaking science prodigy in Real Genius. A brash fighter pilot in Top Gun. A swashbuckling knight in Willow. A lovelorn bank robber in Heat. A charming master of disguise in The Saint. A wise-cracking gumshoe in Kiss Kiss Bang Bang. Of course, Batman, Jim Morrison, and the sharp-shooting Doc Holliday. But who is the real Val Kilmer? In this memoir-published ahead of next summer's highly anticipated sequel Top Gun: Maverick, in which Kilmer returns to the big screen as Tom "Iceman" Kazansky-the actor steps out of character and reveals his true self. Kilmer reflects on his acclaimed career, recounts his high-profile romances, chronicles his spiritual journey and reveals details of his recent throat cancer diagnosis and recovery-about which he has disclosed little until now. While containing plenty of tantalizing celebrity anecdotes, I'm Your Huckleberry-taken from the famous line Kilmer delivers as Holliday in Tombstone-is ultimately a deeply moving reflection on mortality and the mysteries of life. --
Subject: Actors -- United States -- Biography
Kilmer, Val -- 1959-
Genre: Autobiographies.
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