Jul 12, 2013
Classic Links and The Giveaway Winners!
Drum roll please! The two lucky winners of their very own copies of Ava Gardner: The Secret Conversations are--
Congratulations! Please send your mailing address in the continental US to me at classicmovieblog (at) gmail.com by Friday, July 19 and I will have Simon & Schuster send your books. Thank you to everyone who entered; it was fun to read about your choices!
Gallery: Bette Davis through the years. From this I learn that she's had some horrendous hairstyles, but her eyes were always mesmerizing--Warner Archive Tumblr
I knew there had to be something to like about Hedda Hopper and hats are as good as anything--Pretty Clever Films
Lee Marvin biographer Dwayne Epstein recently sent me this clip of a brief TV appearance in which he shares some interesting tidbits about the actor. I'm seriously thinking of re-reading this book. The guy had a busy life--PBS SoCal
This is a great post for Twitter newbies. Don't we all want to be charming?-- Movies Silently
Love this gallery of costume sketches and pics of Stanwyck in the final Edith Head creations for The Lady Eve (1941)--Criterion Collection
The trailer for the upcoming BBC productions Taylor and Burton. Helena Bonham Carter doesn't look like Taylor, but there are moments she seems to capture her essence. I can't stop shouting, "That's the dude from The Wire!" every time I see Dominic West: