By Wes Gehring
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The poster-child sufferer of a dysfunctional relations from Beech Grove, Indiana, Steve McQueen skilled an unsettled youth with a rebellious and alcoholic mom. McQueen channeled his tough youth right into a masterful occupation on reveal portraying tricky, self-sufficient characters in such iconic movies because the great Seven (1960), the nice get away (1963), The Sand Pebbles (1966), Bullitt (1968).
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Steve McQueen: The Great Escape by Wes Gehring