Behind the myth

An episode from the series TOO YOUNG TO DIE

Format: HD
Duration: 52 ’
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Available versions: Italian | French | English
Rights: All Rights | Worldwide except German speaking Europe & USA


She steps in front of Hollywood’s cameras for the first time at the tender of age of 4. In the 50’s, even though a teenager, she is already considered a female idol.

In “Rebel Without a Cause”, she plays opposite James Dean in a film that bears a far-reaching impact on pop culture. She becomes a world star as Maria in the famous adaptation of the musical “West Side Story”.

But in November 1981, at the age of 43, Natalie Wood drowns in a tragic accident. A death which circumstances have never been clarified.