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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Leslie Howard relaxing on the set of Stand-in (Tay Garnett, 1937)
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Leslie Howard relaxing on the set of Stand-in (Tay Garnett, 1937)

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Notorious (Alfred Hitchcock, 1946)
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Notorious (Alfred Hitchcock, 1946)

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In the studio of Christian Berard, 1946, photo by Willy Maywald

In the studio of Christian Berard, 1946, photo by Willy Maywald

Sylvia Sidney and Gary Cooper in City Streets (Rouben Mamoulian, 1931)

Sylvia Sidney and Gary Cooper in City Streets (Rouben Mamoulian, 1931)

Mary Astor in Don Juan (Alan Crosland, 1926). 

Mary Astor in Don Juan (Alan Crosland, 1926). 

Lilli Palmer, Berlin, 1932
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Lilli Palmer, Berlin, 1932

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Black Narcissus (Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger, 1947)
Cinematography by Jack Cardiff
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Black Narcissus (Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger, 1947)

Cinematography by Jack Cardiff

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Jean Seberg in Breathless (Jean-Luc Godard, 1960)

Jean Seberg in Breathless (Jean-Luc Godard, 1960)

Guy Madison and Dorothy McGuire in a promotional photo for Till The End of Time (Edward Dmytryk, 1946)
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Guy Madison and Dorothy McGuire in a promotional photo for Till The End of Time (Edward Dmytryk, 1946)

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Jean Harlow in Dinner at Eight (George Cukor, 1933)
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Jean Harlow in Dinner at Eight (George Cukor, 1933)

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A production still of Guy Madison and Blake Edwards (yes, that Blake Edwards) in Till The End of Time (Edward Dmytryk, 1946), a film about the difficulties faced by GIs returning to civilian life.

A production still of Guy Madison and Blake Edwards (yes, that Blake Edwards) in Till The End of Time (Edward Dmytryk, 1946), a film about the difficulties faced by GIs returning to civilian life.

Movie star sisters Joan Bennett and Constance Bennett, 1930

Movie star sisters Joan Bennett and Constance Bennett, 1930