“Billy Dear, please dress me forever. I love you, Marilyn.” Note from Marilyn Monroe to costume designer, William Travilla: On “Gentlemen Prefer Blondes”: .
Anita Loos worked for a very long time in the film industry, had an unfailingly cheerful disposition, and knew a whole hell of a lot of people. She wrote several… Read more Anita Loos receives notes from William Faulkner, Aldous Huxley, and F. Scott Fitzgerald →
Oh, go on! Have some fun, read It’s in His Kiss
Keeping that in mind I tried to quell my excitement about seeing the work of master artisans: Van Cleef & Arpels, but something happened when those spotlights in the museum… Read more What the Mister said about engagement rings… Don’t be conned by De Beers →
“I’m a storyteller – that’s the chief function of a director. And they’re moving pictures, let’s make ’em move!” Howard Hawks “Gentlemen Prefer Blondes” (based on the novel by Anita… Read more HOWARD HAWKS – GENTLEMEN PREFER BLONDES – 1953 →
Jane Russell and Marilyn Monroe on set: Jane Russell and Marilyn Monroe in action: .