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Elizabeth Taylor and husband Eddie Fisher arriving at the Academy Awards Ceremony, 1961.
As mentioned before, filming of “Cleopatra” was to be done abroad for taxes purposes and Fox found no better place than Pinewood Studios in England (they had considered Cinettita in the first place but the Studio was afraid to be robbed by the Italian crew members) The weather, of course, was incompatible with both the diva and the sets. 1,090 more words
More than many other historical eras, Ancient Egypt has a wide-reaching appeal. Who doesn’t find it intriguing in some way? Odd, then, that it should have so rarely been brought to life on the big screen. 698 more words