Author: We Had Faces Then

Suzy Parker poses before the Eiffel Tower wear…

Suzy Parker poses before the Eiffel Tower wearing a Givenchy coat in a photo by Georges Dambier for ELLE, Paris, 1954

Jane Russell, c.1951

Jane Russell, c.1951

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The Spiral Staircase (Robert Siodmak, 1946)

William Holden, 1950, the year he made Sunset …

William Holden, 1950, the year he made Sunset Boulevard and Born Yesterday. It was his breakthrough year. Billy Wilder, who directed Sunset Boulevard, said of Holden: “Bill was a complex guy and a totally honorable friend. He was a genuine star. Every woman was in love with him.“

Ann Miller, 1948

Ann Miller, 1948

365filmsbyauroranocte: The Red Shoes (Michae…

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The Red Shoes (Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger, 1948)

Moira Shearer

Barbara Stanwyck in East Side, West Side (Merv…

Barbara Stanwyck in East Side, West Side (Mervyn LeRoy, 1949)

Cary Grant, 1938

Cary Grant, 1938

Ginger Rogers, 1938 “My faith in humanity lea…

Ginger Rogers, 1938

“My faith in humanity leads me to believe that people are looking for something more elevating than the sordid details of the intimate aspects of one’s personal life.”

Vivien Leigh, c.1942

Vivien Leigh, c.1942