"A fascinating account of Preston Sturges, who wrote and directed some of the great treasures of cinema and has remained as mysterious as his God-given talent.”
-Francis Ford Coppola
"The unknown final chapter in the life of American comic genius Preston Sturges after his meteoric rise and fall, revealed in great detail by Nick Smedley and Tom Sturges.”
"A significant contribution to film scholarship."
"A biography that concentrates, in revelatory detail, on Preston’s latter years . . . . often breathtakingly raw."