- LOVE AND KISSES! -
(2000/US) Color, b&w.48 min. Her career was the product of her relentless
ambition, and her legacy is shaped more by her death than her accomplishments.From
the moment that Jayne Mansfield could appreciate movies, she only wanted
to be a star. With the driving ambition that would mark the rest of her
life, she out to make her dream a reality. She didn't need to be the best
actress in the world, just a Hollywood queen in the tradition of Joan
Crawford. From her childhood as Vera Jayne Palmer in the early thirtiesin
Pen Argyl, Pennsylvania to her time at the top of Hollywood, here is the
bittersweet story of Jayne Mansfield. See clips from her movies and photos
of the countless publicity appearances that were essential to her popularity.
And get a touching look at the woman behind the bombshell through interviews
with friends and family, including two of her three husbands.Join Biography
for a revealing look at the starlet who took the world by storm, was consumed
by the legend she tried so hard to sustain, and remains one of the most
remembered icons of 1950's culture to this day.