Moira Shearer in The Red Shoes (1948)
"I went to my father [film director Vincente Minnelli], and asked him, what can you tell me about thirties glamour? Should I be emulating Marlene Dietrich or something? And he said no, I should study everything I can about Louise Brooks." -Liza Minnelli on preparing for the role of “Sally Bowles” in Cabaret
Liza gets her tips from Louise… There IS only Brooks…
R.I.P James Garner (April 7, 1928-July 19, 2014).
Farewell Mr Garner…
Charlie, Edna & Sydney aboard the boat used for the “The Immigrant”
Just a reminder for people in the U.S. only
Tonight July 20th TCM U.S. will be showing
"The Immigrant" 9:30PM (EST)/6:30 PM (PST).
Charlie Chaplin shot 90,000 feet of footage for this film - reduced down to 1806 feet
This is a rarely seen pose of “the tramp”.
Inspired by a conversation with Blondell-gazette, I did this thing.
What can I say, I’m a color geek.
A very handy guide to colour…
The Thief Of Bagdad (Raoul Walsh, 1924)
Come fly with me…