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Harlow ★★½ 1965

The more lavish of the two Harlow biographies made in 1965, both with the same title. A sensationalized “scandal sheet” version of Jean Harlow's rise to fame that bears little resemblance to the facts of her life. 125m/C VHS . Carroll Baker, Martin Balsam, Red Buttons, Mike Connors, Angela Lansbury, Peter Lawford, Raf Vallone, Leslie Nielsen; D: Gordon Douglas; W: John Michael Hayes; C: Joseph Ruttenberg.