Ever since nineteen-year-old Lauren Bacall seductively taught Humphrey Bogart how to whistle in the most famous scene from 1941's To Have and Have Not, fans have been fascinated by the palpable heat between these two movie legends. Their onscreen passion blossomed into a full-blown off-screen love affair, and culminated in a blissful marriage that lasted twelve years, until Bogart's untimely death in 1957. Bogie & Bacall celebrates their love, with rare photos of the couple, along with tips and anecdotes that will inspire you to ignite your own legendary romance.
Anyone can learn from the epic romance of Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall, or so de la Hoz opines. Outlining the relationship principles that this legendary couple embodied, she aims to show readers how to create their own great love affairs. Among the nuggets of valuable advice: don't swear by "your type," don't be afraid to make the first move, follow your heart's desire, be silly together, and love what you do making sure to do it together sometimes. This famous couple may have lived 50 years ago, but their lessons are every bit as relevant today as they were then.