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The Bad and the Beautiful (1952)

“Drop dead!”
That’s one of the first things said to Kirk Douglas’ character in The Bad and the Beautiful. 1952 was a long time ago. He would have been 35 for most of that year. 193 more words


Peyton Place

Film Title

Peyton Place


Mark Robson


  • Lana Turner as Constance MacKenzie
  • Lee Philips as Michael Rossi
  • Lloyd Nolan as Dr. Swain
  • Diane Varsi as Allison MacKenzie…
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Movie Reviews

A note on cinema's influence on mid Twentieth-Century Art - 1

Walking around the extraordinary exhibition of Picasso Portraits at the National Portrait Gallery, I was surprised, amused and charmed by several caricatures Picasso drew for Jaume Sabart├ęs, primarily those featuring movie stars such as Esther Williams and Lana Turner (see below). 623 more words

[Lana Turner has collapsed!]

there is no snow in Hollywood
there is no rain in California
I have been to lots of parties
and acted perfectly disgraceful… 22 more words