Sunday, September 30, 2012

Carole Lombard, circa 1937

Clark Gable's favorite photo of Carole Lombard was kept in his MGM dressing room for years with a single red rose in a bud vase. It didn't stop Lana, of course.

Carole Lombard, 1938

On the set of Fools for Scandal

Judy Garland, circa 1954

Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Joan Crawford Tribute in Color

The iconic film star's rise from bit player to glamorous leading lady to horror diva in colorized photos spanning five decades.

Sunday, September 23, 2012

Ava Gardner Tribute in Color

From the tobacco fields of North Carolina to the slippery slopes of Hollywood and the sun-kissed shores of Spain, actress Ava Gardner was one of the most beautiful and exciting women of the 20th century.

Friday, September 14, 2012

Lily Damita and Errol Flynn

                                          Lily Damita and Errol Flynn in Palm Springs, 1930s

Friday, September 7, 2012

Jean Harlow, circa 1929

Hell's Angels (1930)

Constance Bennett, 1935

THE MULTI-SPLIT EVENING SKIRT is the latest thing to be designed by Adrian. It is worn for the first time by Constance Bennett in her new Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer production, "After Office Hours," in which she appears with Clark Gable. The gown is created in heavy peach colored satin and the skirt has twelve splits, each one of a different length from ankle to knee.