Michael Douglas and Baby Boy in Behind the Candelabra () Jerry Weintraub at an event for Behind the Liberace: I hate my life sometimes, I really do. Behind the Candelabra has ratings and reviews. writing style is that of the co-author) mindlessly goes through the excesses of his life with Liberace. Starring Michael Douglas and Matt Damon, the film is adapted from “Behind the Candelabra: My Life With Liberace,” by Scott Thorson with Alex.

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You are out of control on drugs with a loaded gun, imagine him being afraid of that! I was fortunate to see him on TV a few times to candelabar how great he was. User Polls Favorite TV movie? Obviously, I believe the story Scott T tells about the years he spent with Liberace. I’m a firm believer in the “Too much of a good thing can be wonderful candelabrz Liberace credo but maybe it’s not always the case.

Preview — Behind the Candelabra by Scott Thorson. In Liberace’s lifetime he vigorously denied he was gay, even up until his final cnadelabra, Scott Thorson howver, tells a different tale, the real nature of Liberace’s life. Liberace dies a few months later in February Retrieved July 30, — via YouTube.


Behind the Candelabra

But throughout, the bond between the young man and the star never completely tears. Behind the Candelabra and Omar”.

This will be filed as one of the most bizarre and impulsive reads I’ve embarked on this year. This was a fascinating story about a man who was in love with himself far more than he could have been lice Scott or anyone else. Then I worried it was no longer in print, after a quick check on Amazon I had a “praise Jaysus!

Craziest thing was the “Afterword”. Thorson moves in with Liberace and becomes his lover.

Behind the Candelabra: My Life with Liberace – Wikipedia

He then seeks legal redress for what he feels he has lost. I wanted to be a veterinarian. This bothered me and brought the book down at the end.

Edit Did You Know? Black introduces Thorson to Liberace Michael Douglaswho takes an immediate liking to the handsome younger man. I am glad I read the book but I do not ths I will read it again. Return to Book Page.

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He talks about how Liberace made him get plastic surgery to look like him and how Liberace would sometimes make his entrance onstage by jumping out of a gold egg dressed as a bunny. InThorson’s libersce lawsuit starts where he gives details about his five-year romance with the entertainer, while Liberace flatly denies any sexual relationship. When I was growing up, there were two men on television I found totally repugnant. At first I tried to ignore the symptoms of his growing restlessness.


Curiosity kept me listening, all the while wondering why I was wasting my time. Edit Details Official Sites: Read it, you won’t be disappointed!

Retrieved June 1, Thorson comes across as a complete brainwashed idiot who never questions the pianist. I threw myself headlong into the crystal meth scene. All while fooling the public into thinking he was heterosexual. He was scared to death.

Some time he rambled on about other people. The author had a tendency to repeat himself from one chapter to another.