Heavens, such a lot of hub-bub recently about a flattened affect actress and her middle-aged married lover… Let me tell you a cautionary tale. In 1951 this Producer, whose illustrious… Read more Darling, please don’t shoot my agent… film noir, noir fiction, or the facts of Hollywood history? →
I discovered early in my movie work that a movie is never any better than the stupidest man connected with it. There are times when this distinction may be given… Read more BEN HECHT ON THE MOVIE BUSINESS →
Waiters outside the Hollywood Brown Derby – on strike in 1934: A night view in Hollywood some thirty years later… You can see the Brown Derby’s neon sign glowing on… Read more A STRIKE AND A NIGHT VIEW AT THE HOLLYWOOD BROWN DERBY →
You can cross reference with the handy map in the previous post! This is the dessert case:
I love the informal map of Hollywood on the cover of the Brown Derby menu. . If you click on the menu it’s easier to see.
I never did, different generation (quite a few generations), but here a few stars at the Brown Derby – oh, and the pattern on the china is “Blue Willow”: George… Read more THE BROWN DERBY – FOUR LOCATIONS – EVERYONE ATE THERE →