James Dean: At Speed


Lee Raskin



Featuring vivid photographs, personal memorabilia, and telling reminiscences from his closest friends and family, James Dean: At Speed captures Jimmy’s life both on and off the screen and reveals an unseen side of this quintessential American icon.

James Dean: At Speed provides a richly illustrated and definitive account of Jimmy’s life, from his early childhood and his determination to succeed as an actor to a minute-by-minute account of the events of September 30, 1955, and Jimmy’s untimely death. The unmatched accuracy and careful attention to detail of this research have earned James Dean: At Speed the endorsement of the Dean family and a personal foreword by Jimmy’s cousin, Marcus Winslow.