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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Katharine Hepburn, 1952, a photo by Norman Parkinson

Katharine Hepburn, 1952, a photo by Norman Parkinson

Gloria Swanson by George Platt Lynes, 1939.
We had faces then. 
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Gloria Swanson by George Platt Lynes, 1939.

We had faces then. 

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Paul Newman, 1960

Paul Newman, 1960

Elizabeth Taylor and Montgomery Clift on the Metro lot, 1952

Elizabeth Taylor and Montgomery Clift on the Metro lot, 1952

Sunny Harnett, wearing an evening dress by Christian Dior, with Kirk Douglas in a 1954 photo by Richard Avedon for Vogue
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Sunny Harnett, wearing an evening dress by Christian Dior, with Kirk Douglas in a 1954 photo by Richard Avedon for Vogue

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Judy Garland at the Palace Theater, New York, 1952, the first of many comebacks

Judy Garland at the Palace Theater, New York, 1952, the first of many comebacks

Marlene Dietrich and Jane Wyman in Stage Fright  (Alfred Hitchcock, 1950). Not one of his better efforts, but still a lot of fun in places.

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A Midsummer Night’s Dream  (William Dieterle & Max Reinhardt, 1935)
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A Midsummer Night’s Dream  (William Dieterle & Max Reinhardt, 1935)

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Jean Harlow, 1934, in a photo by Harvey White

Jean Harlow, 1934, in a photo by Harvey White

Rancho Drive-In Theater, a 1948 photo by Allan Grant

Rancho Drive-In Theater, a 1948 photo by Allan Grant

James Cagney in Taxi!  (Roy Del Ruth, 1932)
James Cagney in Taxi!  (Roy Del Ruth, 1932)

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Frederick Ashton, Harold Turner and Lydia Lopokova in The Masque of Beauty and Pleasure, 1930, a photo by Cecil Beaton

Frederick Ashton, Harold Turner and Lydia Lopokova in The Masque of Beauty and Pleasure, 1930, a photo by Cecil Beaton

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