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Glamorous gold diggers, divas and drama: my Cinema Ritrovato

It took me a little while to enter into the true spirit of Il Cinema Ritrovato. A heath wave stroke again and just like… 884 more words

Arts & Show

Show People (1928)

Still hilarious, and shatters the Orson Wellesian slur on Marion Davies’ abilities. She’s a wonderful comedienne. Given the right material and director (Blondie of the Follies… 8 more words


I play the street life

Depending on how you view the subject matter, you either have to thank, or not thank my friend, Betsy for this piece tonight. Me, its the former, and I have to say that if you are shocked by that, I’m not quite sure why you’re reading a blog like this. 548 more words

Los Angeles

Photoplay May-June 1936

  • Cover subjects: May – Myrna Loy (May); ┬áJune – Dick Powell and Marion Davies.
  • Below: Clarence Sinclair Bull’s famous photo of Loy.
  • Coming up next: another cover format change for Photoplay.