Category: vintage hollywood

Lauren Bacall and Humphrey Bogart, 1945. She’s…

Lauren Bacall and Humphrey Bogart, 1945. She’s wearing her whistle charm bracelet.

Tyrone Power plays a matador in Blood and Sand…

Tyrone Power plays a matador in Blood and Sand  (Rouben Mamoulian, 1941). This was the third film adaptation of the novel Vicente Blasco Ibanez. There would be still another in 1989.

Gene Tierney in publicity photos for The Shang…

Gene Tierney in publicity photos for The Shanghai Gesture  (Josef von Sternberg, 1941). Her dress is by Oleg Cassini who married Tierney after the completion of the film.

Henry Fonda and Bette Davis in Jezebel  (Willi…

Henry Fonda and Bette Davis in Jezebel  (William Wyler, 1938)

Marlene Dietrich as Amy Joly in Morocco  (Jose…

Marlene Dietrich as Amy Joly in Morocco  (Josef von Sternberg, 1930), Dietrich’s first American film

roseydoux:Design for Living (1933) Miriam Hopk…

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Design for Living (1933)

Miriam Hopkins in the pre-Code comedy Design for Living  (Ernst Lubitsch, 1933)

Tuesday Weld, 1966

Tuesday Weld, 1966

“It seems the brighter you are, the deeper the hole you get into.”

Dame Maggie Smith, 1965 (above) and 1966 (belo…

Dame Maggie Smith, 1965 (above) and 1966 (below)

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summers-in-hollywood:

Jeanne Moreau, 1961. Photo taken by Peter Basch

Tina Louise, 1961

Tina Louise, 1961

“I don’t think I was ravishing, but I was, I think, pretty.”