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  1. Tinseltown Talks: India Adams isn't just a voice behind the starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 |

    ... Adams receives considerable attention in classic film circles for her brief work dubbing the singing voices of Joan Crawford and Cyd Charisse in films of the early 1950s such as "The Band Wagon," "Torch Song" and "Johnny Guitar." "I was appearing at ...


  2. Mary Carlisle, Depression-Era Movie Ingénue, Is Dead at 104Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 3 | The New York Times

    ... promising young actresses Wampas Baby Stars as an annual publicity stunt. Their number included Clara Bow, Joan Crawford , Mary Astor and Loretta Young . Ms. Carlisle, chosen alongside Ginger Rogers and Gloria Stuart in 1932, was the last surviving ...


  3. Joan Crawford knew how to craft a fun party dipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 2 | MSN Living

    Of all the screen stars from the golden age of Hollywood, Joan Crawford may be the most controversial. Ever since the tell-all Mommie Dearest by her daughter Christina , Crawford's image has gone from glamorous movie queen to unhinged child abuser ready to go off at any moment about Clorox cleanser and wire hangers.


  4. I couldn't live without lipstick say novelist Maeve HaranRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 25 | Daily Mail

    ... course you have lipstick on your tooth. We all know the meaning of scarlet lips: challenging, assertive. From Joan Crawford to Dita Von Teese, red has always meant sexy and self-confident. It's often remarked that lipstick is a fertility symbol - ...


  5. We Didn't Invent ItRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2018 | The Glittering Eye

    ... Except that in the case of Johnny Guitar the sheriff and gambler parts were played by Mercedes McCambridge and Joan Crawford while the dancehall girl part was played by Sterling Hayden. We didn't invent the gender-switch movies we've had a spate of ...


  6. Queer highlights at the 2018 Melbourne International Film FestivalRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2018 | Sydney Star Observer

    ... There are so many classics here: Judy Garland in Funny Face , Marlene Dietrich's bisexual swagger in Morocco , Joan Crawford in The Women , Fassbinder's The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant and, of course, Diana Ross in the camp masterwork Mahogany . ...


  7. 'Gone With the Wind' star Olivia de Havilland turns 102, outlives castRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2018 | Fox News

    ... he filed against FX Networks over her depiction in a miniseries about the feud between her and Bette Davis and Joan Crawford was dismissed in March.


  8. 1943 is coming...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2018 |

    ... also available to rent on other services if you don't have Filmstruck ) Above Suspicion (Fred MacMurray and Joan Crawford) Cabin in the Sky (the all black musical directed by Vincente Minnelli) Casablanca (it's listed as 1942 everywhere but its ...


  9. Tonight's Movie: Flamingo Road (1949) at the Arthur Lyons Film Noir FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

    Last month's 2018 Arthur Lyons Film Noir Festival concluded on Sunday , May 13th, with one of my favorite films of the festival, FLAMINGO ROAD . It was my first time to see this terrific Joan Crawford melodrama, with Michael Curtiz directing a superb cast in a highly entertaining 94-minute film.


  10. Joan Crawford shines in five Hollywood classicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | Chicago Reader

    Joan Crawford's screen persona ran the gamut-from flapper-comedienne in the 1920s to Hollywood tough gal in the'30s and '40s to more vulnerable characters in the '50s to a camped-up version of herself in schlocky genre films of the '60s and '70s. Along the way, a number of films cemented her as an indelible presence.


  11. Ronald Reagan's SoCal home from his acting days hits market at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... more fame points recently on the FX series "Feud: Bette and Joan," in which it served as the home of actress Joan Crawford (played by Jessica Lange ) as she fought to outshine her rival Bette Davis (played by Susan Sarandon ). "We've had a strong ...


  12. Forget Garbo; the Barrymores and Joan Crawford are key to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2018 | SFGate

    ... together five of its top roster of stars - Greta Garbo, Wallace Beery, Lionel Barrymore, John Barrymore and Joan Crawford - in an ensemble piece directed by Edmund Goulding that was one of the biggest early sound hits and won the Oscar for best ...


  13. Glimpses of the pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2018 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    ... instance, she said, as movies began to have a major cultural impact during the Great Depression, the image of Joan Crawford dressed in the famous "Letty Lynton dress" in the movie of the same name inspired a Macy's replica which sold 50,000 dresses ...


  14. Does my surfboard look big in this? The original Hollywood beach babesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2018 | Daily Mail

    ... than the classic one-piece maillot, even though the gap between top and bottom was just three to four inches. Joan Crawford, below on Waikiki Beach, Hawaii, in 1949, and Ava Gardner posed in flattering designs made from Lastex, a lightweight silk ...


  15. Striking a - Pose': FX, Ryan Murp...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2018 | Philadelphia Gay News

    ... "American Horror Story," "American Crime Story" and the surprisingly un-camp "Feud" about Bette Davis and Joan Crawford - Murphy has returned to the musical form with "Pose." This time he's bringing along the largest crew of transgender actors and ...


  16. Showbiz History: God bless Lily St. Cyr Y ... and Joan CrawfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2018 |

    ... Show (1976) with Susan Sarandon warbling "god bless Lili St Cyr YZ "... 1929 Douglas Fairbanks Jr (19) and Joan Crawford (23) marry after co-starring in Our Modern Maidens (1928). It's the first of multiple marriages for both of these young rising ...


  17. the Damned Don't CryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2018 | Like Maria Said Paz

    ... CRY. It's a film noir directed by a great film maker, Vincent Sherman. It's got a first rate cast headed by Joan Crawford. Crawford's often under-estimated as an actress. Yes, she was a movie star but she could also act. You don't start working in ...


  18. Breaking InRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... Cabral, Ajiona Alexus, Seth Carr, Levi Meaden, Mark Furze, Jason George. Mamma Mia! One day a self-sacrificing Joan Crawford is taking the rap for her bratty daughter in the melodramatic film noir Mildred Pierce , the next Faye Dunaway is channeling ...


  19. 10 of the Best Movie Mothers for Mother's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2018 | /film

    ... Years of Our Lives swept most of the major categories, but rather as the ceremony in which a "sick at home" Joan Crawford took the prize as that year's Best Actress winner. Yet you might be wondering (considering her competition that year) did she ...


  20. Schooner carries away 20 feet of bridge, draw, telegraph poles and wiresRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Republican Journal

    ... de.' The new engine will give the line more time for engine maintenance work. Playing at the Colonial Theatre: Joan Crawford and Wendell Corey in Harriet Craig, and Call Me Mister with Betty Grable, Dan Dailey and Danny Thomas.