"Clark Gable was my very first old hollywood crush when i was a kid. i totally swooned over him as Rhett, omg. when i saw him and harlow together, i was crazy about them. "Hold Your Man" it was. When i learned they were great friends and…"
"Thank you, Marcus. Ive been only doing Photoshop for a few months and am relatively new to it, but used to be an artist and am picking it up again. Had to do Jean : ) I have a bunch more which i might eventually put up in the future. The Myrna Loy…"
"I agree with everything youve said. The lighting was just terrible (too bright) and gave the film a really weird look. I hated the way Jean sounded and hated the makeup even more. I did notice that many of Warner's films had that gritty look to…"
"I think that Irving Shulman book was the one I read way back in the day. My goodness, the things it said. Im glad since then we've come to know that many of the things it implied were inaccurate. I do have David Stenn's book on Jean on my…"
"When I was a teenager, I saw "Hold Your Man" with Harlow and Gable, my first Harlow experience. Her fiery attitude that came across the screen as a fast talker, a perfect gangster "moll", and her pairing with Gable caught my…"
Some Like It Hot, Gone With The Wind, Dinner at Eight, Lili, Notorious, Spellbound, Duck Soup, Bus Stop, City Lights, Another Man's Poison, All About Eve, The Blue Angel, Sunset Boulevard, The Snake Pit, To Be Or Not To Be, The Great Dictator, Modern Times, Stalag 17, Mr. & Mrs. Smith, My Man Godfrey, The Women, Stage Door, Night Nurse, Life With Father, anything with Myrna Loy and William Powell
Who are your favorite stars?
Bette Davis, Gloria Swanson, William Powell, Montgomery Clift, Jean Harlow, Clark Gable, Carole Lombard, Myrna Loy, Olivia de Havilland, Ingrid Bergman, Marlene Dietrich, Robert Montgomery, Charlie Chaplin, James Dean, Marlon Brando, Greta Garbo, Cary Grant, Gregory Peck, Barbara Stanwyck, The Marx Brothers, Clara Bow, James Cagney, Edward G. Robinson, Lupe Velez, Greer Garson, Joan Blondell, Eve Arden, Eleanor Parker, The Little Rascals, Thelma Ritter
Who are your favorite directors?
Charlie Chaplin, Billy Wilder, Mankiewicz. (still learning), Pedro Almodóvar
About Me: Tell us about yourself/or your love for classic movies
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Wow! Would you like to teach me sometime? hehe. I'm a last century girl. I cannot accept the fact that we have digital cameras and advanced photo editing programs. In fact I still shoot my short films in MiniDV (16mm film was getting way too expensive) and my polaroid is my best friend.
I noticed something quite funny: almost everyone at this site loves Carole Lombard!
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