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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To Catch a Thief  (Alfred Hitchcock, 1955)

This is how it’s done.

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Marlene Dietrich in a publicity photo for No Highway in the Sky  (Henry Koster, 1951)

Marlene Dietrich in a publicity photo for No Highway in the Sky  (Henry Koster, 1951)

New York City, 1948, photo by Minor White

New York City, 1948, photo by Minor White

Marilyn Monroe, 1954

Marilyn Monroe, 1954

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Recording an episode of “Gang Busters”, true crime radio show, New York, 1930’s

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Recording an episode of “Gang Busters”, true crime radio show, New York, 1930’s

Fabulous. Vivien Leigh and Laurence Olivier in That Hamilton Woman  (Alexander Korda, 1941)

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The great Portuguese singer Amalia Rodrigues, the “Queen of Fado”, in a 1952 photo by Allan Grant

The great Portuguese singer Amalia Rodrigues, the “Queen of Fado”, in a 1952 photo by Allan Grant

Jean Arthur and Joel McCrea in The More the Merrier  (George Stevens, 1943)

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Brgitte Bardot and Kim Novak at the Cannes Film Festival, 1956, a photo by Patrick Morin

Brgitte Bardot and Kim Novak at the Cannes Film Festival, 1956, a photo by Patrick Morin

Grace Kelly, 1950s
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Grace Kelly, 1950s

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Ann Sothern, 1934

Ann Sothern, 1934

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Audrey Hepburn, 1953

Audrey Hepburn, 1953