Tag Archives: Liz Taylor

Helena Bonham-Carter as Elizabeth Taylor in a new BBC drama

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I’ve just come across these photos of Helena Bonham-Carter (a.k.a Bellatrix Lestrange or Tim Burton’s wife) doing her best Elizabeth Taylor impression. She looks surprisingly like Taylor, doesn’t she? The photos have been released ahead of a new BBC drama about Taylor & Burton called “Burton and Taylor” (well I can’t blame them for not […]

 

Marilyn or Liz Taylor? The showdown!

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I got to wondering this afternoon about the rivalry between Liz Taylor and Marilyn Monroe, and I thought perhaps we could settle it between ourselves – pick your favourite and let’s see who comes out on top! [socialpoll id="4230"]   Who else do you think we should have in one of these polls – any […]

 

Quotes: Elizabeth Taylor on vice and virtue

One problem with people who have no vices is that they’re pretty sure to have some annoying virtues: Elizabeth Taylor Original photo of Elizabeth Taylor source and copyright: Some rights reserved by classic film scans

 

Elizabeth Taylor and Montgomery Clift

Elizabeth Taylor Montgomery Clift

Elizabeth Taylor and Montgomery Clift from the 1950 movie ‘A Place in the Sun’ Source and copyright: This work is in the public domain because it was published in the United States between 1923 and 1963 and although there may or may not have been a copyright notice, the copyright was not renewed.

 

Elizabeth Taylor around the time of Cleopatra

Elizabeth Taylor around the time of Cleopatra

Elizabeth Taylor photographed with Richard Burton in a pub in Shepperton in 1963, the year that Cleopatra was released. Source and copyright: Some rights reserved by pds209