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We start a small series of Greer Garson photos today, for Hannah.  In this first one, from Random Harvest (1942), she's shown with co-star Ronald Colman.

Here are eight Deanna Durbin pictures for Ricardo.  It's been awhile since we posted any shots of the Canadian songbird.  Jane prepared these fine scans.

And speaking of dedications, here are four more photos of Jean Harlow, including one from Suzy with Cary Grant.  These are for Michel—I think he's her biggest fan.  Thanks to Jane for providing these images.

Gunnar sent us a spiffy photo of Orson Welles in Prince of Foxes (1949).  Thanks, Gunnar!

Let's end with a few film clips:

September 28, 2006


Opposite Sex

It's a
Wonderful World


Here's one final picture of Joan Blondell.

Masao has a dozen nice pictures of Vivien Leigh in Gone With the Wind.  She's accompanied by Clark Gable in several of them.

Karl prepared seven more Film Noir Posters5 Against the House, The Burglar, Kansas City Confidential, Odds Against Tomorrow, Plunder Road, Six Bridges to Cross, and Violent Saturday.

We received a beautiful new Loretta Young image from Paula.

We appreciate these fine photos from our guest contributors!

We conclude with three film clips:

September 26, 2006

Sea Hawk

Some Came

MGM Short

Let's start with two new pictures of Clark Gable, prepared by Sylvie.  One is from They Met in Bombay (with Rosalind Russell) and one is a posed shot.

Nick and Jane have four new pictures of Rita Hayworth.  This is the start of a large photo series showcasing the popular actress.

Jane sent in some solo efforts as well:

Nick Z. prepared a nice image of 1930's director and choreographer Busby Berkeley.

We appreciate these fine photos from our guest contributors!

Let's finish with some film clips:

September 25, 2006

Navy Blue
and Gold

Love on
the prairie

An elegant

MGM Short

Here's another nice shot of Joan Blondell.

Jane prepared lots of new scans:

Tim delights with a new photo of Montgomery Clift and Shelley Winters from A Place in the Sun.

We have two nice images of Constance Cummings, including one from Broadway Thru a Keyhole (1933), from Mark.

Mark2 sent in great shots of Bernice Claire, Joan Leslie, and Cecilia Parker.

Thanks very much to our guest contributors!

Here are three film clips of Cary Grant and Eva Marie Saint in North by Northwest:

  • Taking a romantic break on the train

  • Slipping and sliding down Mt. Rushmore

  • Dodging a crop duster

September 22, 2006

Cooing on the
Choo Choo

Some of the
President's Men

De Plane, Boss,
De Plane!

Nick and Jane continue the John Wayne-a-thon with pictures from several of his films:

Nick Z. sent us

Gunnar dispatched pictures of Jean Harlow and a nautical Spencer Tracy to us.  He also sent in new and improved movie posters for The Adventures of Robin Hood, Don't Make Waves, The Swan, and Touch of Evil.

Thanks to all our guest contributors for these beautiful photos and artwork!

We end with three film clips:

September 21, 2006

The Big Store MGM Short  

Karl prepared:

Julian also identified three of our Claudia Cardinale photos as being from Don't Make Waves (1967), and one from Blindfold (1966).

Thanks to our guest contributors!

Concluding today's offerings are some film clips:

September 18, 2006

A Lady
Without Passport


We start off with some new photos by Jane:

Masao sent us some nice shots from The Third Man:

Concluding today's offerings are some film clips:

September 16, 2006

(A Meeting)
(Rude Awakening)

(A Negligee
for Anna)

MGM Short

We have another photo of Joan Blondell, this time in a cheesecake pose.

Here's a beautiful picture of Buster Keaton in Steamboat Bill, Jr., from Sever.  We also have a film clip—in this scene, Buster attempts to break his Dad (Ernest Torrence) out of jail with the old saw-in-the-loaf-of-bread trick.

Nick2 provided shots of:

More, too, from Jane:  here are six photos of cutie-pie Sandra Dee.

Nick joined Jane in bringing us three more pictures of John Wayne, this time from 1949's She Wore a Yellow Ribbon, with Joanne Dru.

We appreciate all these great pictures from our guest contributors!

Let's end with some film clips:

September 14, 2006

Bill, Jr.
Laugh, Clown,
MGM Short  

Karl prepared an original Doctor Macro scan of popular silent star Thomas Meighan in The Argyle Case (1929).  He's pictured with H.B. Warner.

Mark3 has sent us a scintillating new scan of exotic Myrna Loy, and a recording of Friendly Star by Judy Garland (from her 1950 film, Summer Stock).

We also have some nice shots by Karl:

Masao sent us six photos of Cary Grant and Eva Marie Saint in Alfred Hitchcock's famous thriller, North by Northwest (1959).

With help from Jane, we were also able to attribute some existing scans to specific films:

Many thanks to our guest contributors for today's great photos!

Finally, here are a few film clips:

September 13, 2006

Judy Garland

A New
MGM Short

Masao sent us six pictures of Joseph Cotten from The Third Man.

Nick and Jane zipped us some more fine John Wayne photos, representing several of his films:

Jane's solo effort today includes Ann-Margret and Joan Collins (2 pictures each).

Thanks to our guest contributors for these great shots!

Finally, here are three film clips:

Note:  Due to some needed site maintenance, our next update will occur on Wednesday, September 13.

September 8, 2006

From Here
to Eternity
The Harvey
Bros. Short

Mark sent in some pleasing scans of Leone Lane, June Lang, and Michèle Morgan.

Karl has soi-tenly hit a new high with two pictures of The Three Stooges.

Natacha submitted snaps of French actors Yves Montand (2 pictures) and Lino Ventura.

Jane has some more fine photos for us:

We also identified one of our existing James Stewart photos as being from Ziegfeld Girl (1941).

Thanks to our guest contributors for these great shots!

We end with three film clips:

September 6, 2006

Woman of
the Year
MGM Short Panama

Peter sent us a beautiful scan of Rochelle Hudson.

Jane goes at it again with:

Nick joins the fray, partnering with Jane on five more John Wayne pictures.  We have a veritable spate of Duke's pictures still to come, representing many of his films—so stay tuned, Pilgrims!

Sylvie sent us a classy new desktop wallpaper of Jean Arthur.

Thanks to our guest contributors.

Here are some film clips to finish up:

September 4, 2006

The Lady From
Flying Tigers Warner
Bros. Short

Just two themes today:

Our thanks to Jane and Masao!

We end with five Fatty Arbuckle film shorts:

  • A Flirt's Mistake

  • Fatty and Mabel at the San Diego Exposition

  • Fatty Joins the Force

  • Fatty's Tintype Tangle

  • He Did and He Didn't

September 3, 2006


Fatty Arbuckle
film shorts


We have a new photo of Joan Blondell, to celebrate the 100th anniversary of her birth.  This is for Wayne, and we'll have three more shots of her coming soon.

Paula sent us a nice picture of Madeleine Carroll from Secret Agent (1936).

Nick and Jane prepared five more scans of John Wayne from 3 Godfathers, Big Jim McLain, El Dorado (shown with Robert Mitchum), and Flying Tigers (2 pictures with Anna Lee - thanks to Dick for help in identifying this film).

Gunnar submitted a smokin' picture of Humphrey Bogart.

Jane comes through again with four more pictures of James Stewart, including three with Alfred Hitchcock.

We have three new desktop wallpapers of Marilyn Monroe, prepared by Steve.

Thanks to our guest contributors for these fine images!

We end with some film clips:

September 1, 2006

I'll Cry
The Old Bull



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