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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Ingrid Thulin in The Silence  (Ingmar Bergman, 1963)
via frfastor   ( fastor facit)

Ingrid Thulin in The Silence  (Ingmar Bergman, 1963)

via frfastor   ( fastor facit)

Lauren Bacall, 1948
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Lauren Bacall, 1948

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(via norascharles)

Gary Cooper and Barbara Stanwyck during the filming of Meet John Doe (Frank Capra, 1941)

Gary Cooper and Barbara Stanwyck during the filming of Meet John Doe (Frank Capra, 1941)

Marlene Dietrich, 1936, in a dress by Elsa Schiaparelli
from smokedrunk

Marlene Dietrich, 1936, in a dress by Elsa Schiaparelli

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Anouk Aimee in  Les Amants de Montparnasse  (Jacques Becker, 1958)

[AKA: The Lovers of Montparnasse, Monparnasse 19, and Modilgliani in Montparansse]

More about Anouk Aimee, an ethereal, sensitive and fragile beauty with a tendency to tragic destinies or restrained suffering”, and one of my great movie loves,  here

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Julie Andrews records I Could Have Danced All Night, for the original London cast recording of My Fair Lady, 1959.

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Julie Andrews records I Could Have Danced All Night, for the original London cast recording of My Fair Lady, 1959.

Maria Callas, 1958

Maria Callas, 1958

Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers, the Night and Day number from The Gay Divorcee (Mark Sandrich, 1934)

(Source: haroldlloyds, via norascharles)

For Heaven’s Sake (Sam Taylor, 1926)
Soul Kiss Perfume ….

For Heaven’s Sake (Sam Taylor, 1926)

Soul Kiss Perfume ….

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Loretta Young, 1934

Loretta Young, 1934

Victor Mature in I Wake Up Screaming  (H. Bruce Humberstone, 1941)

Giulietta Masina in La Strada (Federico Fellini, 1954)
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Giulietta Masina in La Strada (Federico Fellini, 1954)

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