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Clara Bow in “Call Her Savage” (1932) | FROM THE BYGONE

Hal Phyfe, Clara Bow in “Call Her Savage” directed by John Francis Dillon, 1932… Source: Clara Bow in “Call Her Savage” (1932) | FROM THE BYGONE

06/22/2017 · 6 Comments

Kim Novak for Bell, Book and Candle (1958) | FROM THE BYGONE

Kim Novak for Bell, Book and Candle, 1958… Source: Kim Novak for Bell, Book and Candle (1958) | FROM THE BYGONE

11/12/2016 · 1 Comment

Bogart and Bacall For Film Noir Classic “The Big Sleep” (1946) | FROM THE BYGONE

Source: Bogart and Bacall For Film Noir Classic “The Big Sleep” (1946) | FROM THE BYGONE

06/01/2016 · 2 Comments

Louise Brooks as “The Canary” in The Canary Murder Case (1929) | FROM THE BYGONE

The Canary Murder Case is a 1929 American Pre-Code crime-mystery film made by Paramount Pictures, directed by Malcolm St. Clair and Frank Tuttle. The screenplay was based on novel The Canary … Continue reading

04/18/2016 · 2 Comments

Vintage Photos of Rita Hayworth For “Film Noir” Gilda (1946) | FROM THE BYGONE

Gilda is a 1946 American black-and-white film noir directed by Charles Vidor and starring Rita Hayworth in her signature role as the ultimate femme fatale who becomes locked in a … Continue reading

02/05/2016 · 3 Comments

Vintage Photos of Marilyn Monroe at the Hollywood Bowl by Bernard of Hollywood | FROM THE BYGONE

When Marilyn Monroe attended the Hollywood Bowl in 1952 she was widely photographed by Bernard of Hollywood amongst others. Bernard of Hollywood, is perhaps better known as Bruno Bernard (1912 – 1987). … Continue reading

01/26/2016 · Leave a comment

The “Dress Doctor” Edith Head

Originally posted on FROM THE BYGONE:
Edith Head (1897 – 1981) was an American costume designer who won a record eight Academy Awards for Best Costume Design, starting with The Heiress…

09/20/2015 · Leave a comment

Marlene Dietrich in New York by Cecil Beaton (1937)

Originally posted on FROM THE BYGONE:
Cecil Beaton came to New York in 1928. Through personal connections he gained access to some of Hollywood’s biggest stars–including Marlene Dietrich (source). Portrait of Marlene…

08/22/2015 · Leave a comment

The Sun Sets on Lizabeth Scott

Originally posted on Font and Frock:
Lizabeth Scott, Famed Film Noir Actress of the ’40s and ’50s, Dies at 92 [The Hollywood Reporter] Lizabeth Scott in Yank Magazine, 1945

02/08/2015 · Leave a comment

Passing Memories of Old Hollywood

Originally posted on The English Professor at Large:
A friend mentioned the dearth of gossip columnists today, and brought up the name of Hedda Hopper. She was one of the…

01/15/2015 · Leave a comment