- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 1 hours, 3 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: May 5, 2009
- Originally Released: 2009
- Label: Little Dizzy Home
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
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Often tragic and sometimes mysterious, celebrity deaths are part of Hollywood life. Marvin Gaye, Jimi Hendrix, and James Dean are included in this feature.
Lights! Camera! Scandal! Some of Hollywood's most famous - or infamous - stories of misfortune and shame are explored in Hollywood: The Dark Side - Death & Scandal, available on DVD May 5 from Little Dizzy Home Video.
While the lives of celebrities are enthusiastically celebrated by the public, their deaths have inspired equal fascination, provoking eternal speculation. Throughout Hollywood's history, there have been countless examples of talented lives and flourishing careers suddenly cut short including James Dean, Natalie Wood, George Reeves (TV's Superman), Sal Mineo, Dorothy Stratten, Bob Crane and many more.
In addition to these and other torrid tales, Hollywood: The Dark Side - Death & Scandal also includes the bonus feature “Rock ‘n' Roll Deaths.” Buddy Holly, Richie Valens, the Big Bopper, Del Shannon, John Lennon, Tupac Shakur, Notorious B.I.G., Kurt Cobain, Frank Zappa, Bob Marley, Elvis Presley, Otis Redding, Marvin Gaye, Janis Joplin, Jim Morrison, Jimi Hendrix, Keith Moon, Brian Jones, Joey Ramone, Freddie Mercury and Dennis Wilson are just some of the rock stars whose deaths by drugs, murder or accident have shaken the rock, pop and hip hop worlds.