Win Kendra Bean & Anthony Uzarowski’s AVA: A Life in Movies!

This is the big prize! Send us a picture of a celebrity that appeared at this year’s TCM Classic Film Festival, as well as a picture of that celeb’s Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame! That’s it! The first person who sends us that combo to our Twitter Account (@the_retro_set) with the #TCMFF and #StayClassic hashtags wins a free copy of the soon-to-be released stunning biography AVA: A Life in Movies by Kendra Bean and Anthony Uzarowski.

The book doesn’t release until July, and is available to pre-order now through Check it out here:

About this amazing biography: Still renowned for her sultry screen performances, down-to- earth personality, and famed lifelong love affair with Frank Sinatra, Ava Gardner left an indelible mark on Hollywood history and led a life as adventurous as any film script.

Ava is an illustrated tribute to a legendary life. Authors Kendra Bean and Anthony Uzarowski take a closer look at the Academy Award-nominated actress’s life and famous screen roles. They also shed new light on the creation and maintenance of her glamorous image, her marriages, and friendships with famous figures such as Ernest Hemingway, John Huston, and Tennessee Williams. From the backwoods of Grabtown, North Carolina to the bullfighting rings of Spain, from the MGM backlot to the Rome of La Dolce Vita, this lavishly illustrated biography takes readers on the exciting journey of a life lived to the fullest and through four decades of film history with an iconic star.

Pics must be from this year’s festival that you took of one of the many celebs at this year’s festival.

If you are not attending the festival,but would still like a chance to win, you must send us a picture of yourself posing with a celeb at one of the past festivals as well as that celeb’s star. Start sending entries as soon you can, because the first one we receive that is valid — wins!


About Wade Sheeler 162 Articles
Wade Sheeler is a Reality TV Producer & Director, Writer, Frustrated lover of film and obscure music. He still makes mixed tapes if he likes you enough. For The Retro Set, he'll be covering the best new releases of classic and hard-to-find films on DVD, with an occasional foray into comedies and comedy teams you should really stay away from.

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