All posts tagged: hollywood

In which I gush about Anjelica

the first time i saw Anjelica Huston in a film was when she played Morticia in Addams Family. i was probably around 9 or 10 years old and just fell completely in love with her. she was the first woman in whom i recognised what sex appeal was – in a cool, understated, knowing way that […]

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nineteen eighty

i fell in love this weekend… with a tumblr. look, vintage tumblrs are a dime a dozen – and i don’t have the patience to follow any of the ones i’ve come across. until now. nineteen eighty is a perfectly curated vintage feast that strikes a nice balance between golden hollywood stars and french new […]

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marilyn

i know i know i know, marilyn monroe? i mean – could i be any more obvious? (imagine that said in a chandler voice) … but it’s hard to fathom how many photos were taken of her, and how many new ones i seem to discover almost daily. ah well, i thought i may as […]

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cannes, 1962

if you peruse celeb blogs you might have noticed that the cannes film festival was on and ended a couple of days ago (see my favourite fashion picks if you like). these are photos from cannes in 1962… Actress Natalie Wood with actor Warren Beatty surrounded by photographers American serviceman admiring two female pedestrians at the Cannes […]

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michael caine is a cool cad

caine

i watched yes man a couple of days ago and the highly amusing new zealand actor rhys darby (of flight of the conchords) reminded me so much of michael caine, i think i mentioned it every time he was on screen. then i saw this awesome playboy pictorial featuring caine from back in the day, […]

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