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In this diverting documentary, alexandra dean tells the life story of hedy lamarr, a scandalous woman turned star and inventor. Hedy lamarr was an austrian-born jew who emigrated here and found film stardom — as well as six husbands but viewers are clearly. Hedy lamarr's exotic beauty was heralded across europe in the early 1930s yet she became infamous for her nude scenes in the scandalous movie ecstasy.
Scientist and sexy screen star hedy lamarr is worth a thorough read follow her celluloid and spread spectrum life on biographycom. What remained hidden for decades was that lamarr led a sort of double life— or really, multiple lives born hedy kiesler in 1914 in what was.
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