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Scarlett Knight

Scarlett Knight is one strange flower. I stumbled upon her name quite  a few times in the early 1940s papers – touted as a promising starlet on her way to stardom, she fizzled like many of them, but it is the inspiring story of her post-Hollywood life that makes her an interesting subject for a short biography. 1,020 more words

Obscure

I love Miss Vivling

I…for years now….have been allured with Vivien Leigh’s magnificence. When I saw Gone With the Wind when I was a thirteen-year-old maiden, it changed my whole life. 327 more words

Movies

50s 60s Hollywood

50s 60s Hollywood

50′s 60′s Hollywood fans will enjoy this book by author William Louis Gardner.

Confessions of a Hollywood Agent is a novel of a Hollywood courtesan and her procurer, who rise in the film world of the 50′s and early 60′s.

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The New Republic: Opinion: Issac Chotner: James Garner Obituary, Actor Dead at 86: The Actor Who Was Great at Being Himself

The New Republic: Opinion: Issac Chotner: James Garner Obituary: Actor Dead at 86

In an age where we are so dominated by social media and celebrity culture and by people who want to be their favorite celebrities and live their lives and even people who later become celebrities that want to live the lives of their favorite celebrities we had James Garner who personified the expression “keeping it real”. 616 more words

Life

The New Republic: Opinion: Issac Chotner: James Garner Obituary, Actor Dead at 86: The Actor Who Was Best at Being Himself

The New Republic: Opinion: Issac Chotner: James Garner Obituary: Actor Dead at 86

In an age where we are so dominated by social media and celebrity culture and by people who want to be their favorite celebrities and live their lives and even people who later become celebrities that want to live the lives of their favorite celebrities we had James Garner who personified the expression “keeping it real”. 612 more words

Life

On the Set with Conrad Veidt

Conrad Veidt (1893-1943) was a legendary German film star who first gained attention as Cesare, the somnambulist killer in THE CABINET OF DR. CALIGARI (1919) 610 more words

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