From Alfie and Zulu to "Batman Begins", Michael Caine's brilliant career has spanned five decades and over a hundred films. This son of a London fish-market porter made his name as an iconic rogue in classics such as "The Italian Job" and "Get Carter" but has also won Oscars working with the likes of Woody Allen. Christopher Bray's biography offers the smartest yet assessment of Caine.

Michael Caine: A Class Act 2006, Faber & Faber, London

ISBN-13: 9780571216833