Seducing Ingrid Bergman, By Chris Greenhalgh


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This fictionalised account of Ingrid Bergman's affair with war photographer, Frank Capa, comes from the writer of Coco Chanel & Igor Stravinksy.

While their affair was rumoured, the (married) Bergman did begin an ill-fated romance with Capa when she visited troops in Paris.

There are emotional insights into both minds, though Capa speaks in first person to Bergman's third, but Greenhalgh's language has more than a hint of pulp romance which gives this angsty love story the cheesy, Mills & Boon treatment.