Category: 1950s

Marilyn Monroe at the St Regis Hotel in New Yo…

Marilyn Monroe at the St Regis Hotel in New York, 1954

A photo by Alfa Castaldi, Florence, Italy, 195…

A photo by Alfa Castaldi, Florence, Italy, 1958

Audrey Hepburn, Rome, 1958

Audrey Hepburn, Rome, 1958

Gena Rowlands photographed during the filming …

Gena Rowlands photographed during the filming of The Spiral Road, 1962

Elvis Presley and Tina Louise, 1959. Hard to s…

Elvis Presley and Tina Louise, 1959. Hard to say who’s prettier.

Paul Newman, 1959

Paul Newman, 1959

Wishing Sophia Loren a very Happy Birthday (20…

Wishing Sophia Loren a very Happy Birthday (20 September 1934)

“Beauty is how you feel inside, and it reflects in your eyes. It is not something physical.”

Photos of Esther Williams by Edward Clark, 195…

Photos of Esther Williams by Edward Clark, 1951

And when you think of it, isn’t it amazing that she could build a successful 15-year career as a movie star by swimming? Obviously she had other qualities, too. She was attractive, could deliver lines well, and could even be funny. But still, swimming….

Chet Baker in a recording session, Los Angeles…

Chet Baker in a recording session, Los Angeles, 1952, photo by William Claxton

Gene Tierney receiving direction from Walter L…

Gene Tierney receiving direction from Walter Lang during the making of On The Riviera, 1951