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A month of Olivia

Olivia de Havilland is one of the greatest artists of our time. Acting is a profession that very rarely gets any credit. I think most people just don’t appreciate that it requires so much skill, patience, and training. 2,411 more words

Classic Film

Every Frenchman Has One

In July of 2016, the British-American actress Olivia de Havilland, known by younger audiences for her iconic role as Melanie in Gone with the Wind… 192 more words

Book Reviews

Past Imperfect - #37

That awkward first day in high school when you realize that maybe your parents didn’t tell you a few things that they should have while you were growing up…


Olivia de Havilland's Book is Timeless

‘Every Frenchman Has One’ By Olivia de Havilland.

Yes that Olivia de Havilland. Let me start by saying that 5 stars is not enough for this book, it needs more. 196 more words

The Heiress

The Heiress, 1949, Paramount Pictures. Starring Olivia de Havilland, Montgomery Clift. Directed by William Wyler. B&W, 116 minutes.

Shy, naïve and devoted to the father who wants little to do with her, Catherine Sloper (Olivia de Havilland) is easily taken in by the charms of handsome Morris Townsend (Montgomery Clift), who sets out to win her heart with every step he knows to take. 424 more words

Classic Films

Olivia de Havilland and the Decision That Reformed Hollywood

Olivia de Havilland is best remembered for her iconic roles in Gone with the Wind and The Adventures of Robin Hood, along with a number of acclaimed performances throughout the 1940s. 3,473 more words


Past Imperfect - #319

On the set of Hush, Hush, Sweet Charlotte…

Joan Crawford: “Bob, we really need to talk.”

Robert Aldrich: “What is it now, Joan? Was the caviar on the craft services table not stellar enough?” 200 more words