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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Ray Milland, 1930, photo by Clarence Sinclair Bull

Ray Milland, 1930, photo by Clarence Sinclair Bull

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Buster Keaton at rest, October 1930      via elgog from orsons

Buster Keaton at rest, October 1930      via elgog from orsons

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Birthday girl Theda Bara, born 29 July 1885, in A Fool There Was (Frank Powell, 1915)

Birthday girl Theda Bara, born 29 July 1885, in A Fool There Was (Frank Powell, 1915)

Brigitte Bardot, 1960s      via creepingirrelevance

Brigitte Bardot, 1960s      via creepingirrelevance

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Joan Crawford, 1940s

Joan Crawford, 1940s

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Ginger Rogers, 1930s

Ginger Rogers, 1930s

Barbara Stanwyck, 1940s   via signorelligirl:
“Of all the great screen actresses, she traveled the longest, hardest road to stardom. But she never begged the audience for affection, she won it’s respect, over and over again”

Sally Field - Barbara Stanwyck: Fire and Desire (1991)

Barbara Stanwyck, 1940s   via signorelligirl:

“Of all the great screen actresses, she traveled the longest, hardest road to stardom. But she never begged the audience for affection, she won it’s respect, over and over again”

Sally Field - Barbara Stanwyck: Fire and Desire (1991)

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Joan Crawford and Clark Gable, 1933, in a production shot for Dancing Lady
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Joan Crawford and Clark Gable, 1933, in a production shot for Dancing Lady

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Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip, 1947. 
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Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip, 1947. 

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Young man, Kansas, 1969, unknown photographer

Young man, Kansas, 1969, unknown photographer

Ingrid Bergman in Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (Victor Fleming, 1941)
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Ingrid Bergman in Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (Victor Fleming, 1941)

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Lauren Bacall and Humphrey Bogart, their wedding on May 21, 1945

Lauren Bacall and Humphrey Bogart, their wedding on May 21, 1945