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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Marlene Dietrich, 1936

Marlene Dietrich, 1936

Los Angeles at night, 1950

Los Angeles at night, 1950

Katharine Hepburn in Morning Glory  (Lowell Sherman, 1933)
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Katharine Hepburn in Morning Glory  (Lowell Sherman, 1933)

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"Please don’t ask me to go! I can’t. Oh, I know I’m helpless and stupid, but I can’t go. I’m sorry I’m such a coward."

Anita Louise and Norma Shearer in Marie Antoinette (W.S. Van Dyke, 1938). The film that’s responsible for my love of Old Hollywood.

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"Jungle Red!"
Norma Shearer in The Women  (George Cukor, 1939)

"Jungle Red!"

Norma Shearer in The Women  (George Cukor, 1939)

James Mason, 1951

James Mason, 1951

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Newlyweds Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall, 1945

Newlyweds Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall, 1945

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Judy Garland, 1941, photo by Eric Carpenter

Judy Garland, 1941, photo by Eric Carpenter

Vivien Leigh on the set of Gone With the Wind  (Victor Fleming, 1939)
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Vivien Leigh on the set of Gone With the Wind  (Victor Fleming, 1939)

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Claude Rains in Crime Without Passion  (Ben Hecht & Charles MacArthur, 1934)

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Peter O’Toole and Vanessa Redgrave in 1965, Paris

Peter O’Toole and Vanessa Redgrave in 1965, Paris

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Fredric March, Miriam Hopkins and Gary Cooper form a romantic triangle in Design for Living  (Ernst Lubitsch, 1933)

Fredric March, Miriam Hopkins and Gary Cooper form a romantic triangle in Design for Living  (Ernst Lubitsch, 1933)

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