A movie called The Gay Falcon today would be a very different movie from this! Far from being what you
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Anything worth doing is worth doing slowly: Mae West
Marion Davies is as well known for being a famous man’s mistress as she is for being a movie star.
It was a total coincidence that I watched Grand Prix on the same weekend we heard about James Garner’s death.
Some of the biggest movie parts in history were first offered to other actors, including the part of Indiana Jones.
Chaplin, along with his mother and siblings, were sent to the dreaded Victorian workhouse when he was aged just 7.
Continuing on the theme from yesterday with Hollywood stars before they were famous, here’s a very young and rather risqué photo of Joan Crawford
We all know what Mae West looked like (above). Her sexy on-screen image is probably one of the most iconic
Marie Doro was an American silent movie actress of the early 1920s. Isn’t she stunning? She started out as a
There are 4 major versions of Cleopatra that I know of: the silent movie version with the exotic vamp Theda
If you’ve watched Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining (and I’m pretty sure you will have done) you’ll remember those twin girls.
You may not have heard of Vera Kholodnaya, but she was Russia’s first major silent movie star. The majority of
Swedish-born Greta was christened Greta Lovisa Gustafsson. Garbo’s first job was as a soap-lather girl in a barbershop. She also
After last week’s disappointment watching Citizen Kane I was delighted to discover a real gem this week. Don’t be put
Mans Desire: A story of the clash of elemental passions in the depths of the forest primeval. Replete with exceptional
Am I the first person to ask what all the fuss is about Citizen Kane? It has been heralded as
We all know Carmen Miranda as the famously exotic lady in the tutti-frutti hat, complete with stacked platform shoes and
The first movie I watched starring Ann Miller was On The Town, and I was totally wowed by her dancing.