Monday, February 19, 2018
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His face adorns posters and t-shirts across the world and, whilst there aren't many who can likely claim to have seen his films, there aren't many who haven't heard his name. James Dean, like Marilyn Monroe, has elevated to the status of cultural icon in much the same way that Kurt Cobain has in the music world. The poster boy for teenage disillusionment, Dean had an experimental approach to life that ran way ahead of his time.