Category: 1950s

Errol Flynn and Brigitte Bardot on the beach a…

Errol Flynn and Brigitte Bardot on the beach at Cannes, 1956

Paul Newman in Israel for the filming of Exodu…

Paul Newman in Israel for the filming of Exodus, 1959, with his wife Joanne Woodward

Audrey Hepburn photographed during the filming…

Audrey Hepburn photographed during the filming of The Nun’s Story in Belgium, 1959

Soldiers on shore leave, 42nd Street, New York…

Soldiers on shore leave, 42nd Street, New York City, 1958, photo by Frank Paulin

Christian Dior begins work on a dress for Ava …

Christian Dior begins work on a dress for Ava Gardner at his atelier in Paris, 1956, photo by Willy Maywald

Brigitte Bardot and Kim Novak, two new stars…

Brigitte Bardot and Kim Novak, two new stars at the 1955 Cannes International Film Festival

Gloria Grahame and Glenn Ford in The Big Heat …

Gloria Grahame and Glenn Ford in The Big Heat  (Fritz Lang, 1953), one of the best and one of the darkest film noirs.

Piper Laurie trims the tree, 1954. Laurie had …

Piper Laurie trims the tree, 1954. Laurie had a twenty year career as a lead in movies before playing the mother in Carrie, the role for which she is now best remembered.

Rock Hudson, 1959

Rock Hudson, 1959

Elizabeth Taylor resting during the filming of…

Elizabeth Taylor resting during the filming of Suddenly, Last Summer in Spain, 1959