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PRE CODE CUTIES

Actresses who were at their peak in the years 1929 - 1933

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Barbara Stanwyck and Claudette Colbert were actresses
who made some sizzling pre-codes and whose careers
spanned many decades but there are a lot of beautiful
actresses whose careers, for some reason or another
faltered after the code - Noel Francis, Alice White, Peggy
Shannon, Nancy Carroll, Helen Chandler, Karen Morley,
Anita Page, Dorothy Revier ect. Dorothy Lee, I read was
too much associated with Wheeler and Woolsey to make
it on her own and I suppose temperament and marriage
may have been the reason for some retirements but it is
interesting to wonder about what happened. Ann Dvorak,
Sidney Fox, Dorothy Wilson, Jacqueline Logan, June Collyer,
the list is endless.....

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WARREN WILLIAM - WHERE WOULD PRE-CODES BE WITHOUT HIM?

Started by diane. Last reply by William Jan 14. 17 Replies

I was going to call this discussion - "What is your favourite Warren William film"? There arejust so many!!! I really like "Skyscraper Souls" (1932). It is a wonderful film - I am reallysuprised how…Continue

PRE - CODE "BAD GIRLS"

Started by diane. Last reply by Mike Duffy Sep 9, 2013. 17 Replies

There were definately some actresses who excelled at playing "bad girls".Continue

Anyone see this?

Started by Jim Harris. Last reply by diane Jul 3, 2013. 2 Replies

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PRE-CODE RECOMMENDATIONS

Started by diane. Last reply by Ktrek Apr 15, 2013. 73 Replies

I thought I would start this topic. If anyone has some favourite pre-codefilms that they would like to recommend please feel free to post theirplots and why you like them here.Continue

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Comment by Mike Duffy on February 27, 2010 at 12:12am


Joan Blondell and Aline McMahon
Comment by Mike Duffy on February 26, 2010 at 11:44pm


Bessie Love, Lilian Bond, Madeline Hurlock
Comment by Mike Duffy on February 26, 2010 at 11:36pm
I'll have to reserve some of my pics for this group. Here are the Duncan Sisters from 1929 "It's a Great Life", musical. They aren't exactly "cute"
but must've been considered such in their day.

Comment by Ktrek on February 26, 2010 at 11:15pm
Here's one of my favorite pre-code cuties! Miss Joan Blondell herself!


 

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