Why is James Dean’s legacy larger than life?

James Dean only starred in three Hollywood movies but the brooding bad boy has a larger than life legacy. A memorial to him and the crash that took his life is located in Cholame, California.
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James Dean only starred in three Hollywood movies but the brooding bad boy has a larger than life legacy. A memorial to him and the crash that took his life is located in Cholame, California.

There’s a James Dean memorial in SLO County — and it has a hidden meaning

September 28, 2018 01:58 PM

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