A gay man of a certain age and a certain sensibility searching for meaning in the flickering images of classic Hollywood.
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New York City, 1950, photo by Andreas Feininger

New York City, 1950, photo by Andreas Feininger

flashofgod:

Henri Cartier-Bresson, Natchez, Missisippi USA, 1947.

flashofgod:

Henri Cartier-Bresson, Natchez, Missisippi USA, 1947.

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Bette Davis and John Garfield in Hollywood Canteen  (Delmer Daves, 1944)

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voxsart:

Clark Gable and Burt Lancaster, 1958.

voxsart:

Clark Gable and Burt Lancaster, 1958.

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Humphrey Bogart and Mary Astor in The Maltese Falcon (John Huston, 1941)

Humphrey Bogart and Mary Astor in The Maltese Falcon (John Huston, 1941)

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Clark Gable and Norma Shearer in A Free Soul  (Clarence Brown, 1931)

Clark Gable and Norma Shearer in A Free Soul  (Clarence Brown, 1931)

Alex Romero, Carol Haney, and Gene Kelly rehearsing at MGM for On the Town, 1949
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Alex Romero, Carol Haney, and Gene Kelly rehearsing at MGM for On the Town, 1949

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Dovima and Lillian Marcuson, 1951
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Dovima and Lillian Marcuson, 1951

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"It took more than one man to change my name to Shanghai Lily."

Marlene Dietrich and Clive Brook in Shanghai Express  (Josef von Sternberg, 1932)

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Double Indemnity  (Billy Wilder, 1944), the opening credits shot

Double Indemnity  (Billy Wilder, 1944), the opening credits shot

Marlene Dietrich, 1942

Marlene Dietrich, 1942

Clark Gable and Jean Harlow in a publicity photo for Red Dust  (Victor Fleming, 1932)
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Clark Gable and Jean Harlow in a publicity photo for Red Dust  (Victor Fleming, 1932)

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