A bath that brought on the Hayes Code – no nipples on screen – no double beds: one of the most popular posts on Beguiling, I wonder why?
Colbert landed her famous role as a femme fatale in Cecil B. DeMille’s films where she wore fetishistic costumes which lose layer after layer of clothing. In the 1932 historical… Read more A bath that brought on the Hayes Code – no nipples on screen – no double beds: one of the most popular posts on Beguiling, I wonder why? →
Who danced and dined here? Just about everybody. A couple from the 1930’s: The room was redesigned in 1934 by Mary Jeffras: The crowd could have contained anyone… Joan Crawford,… Read more The Cocoanut Grove at the Ambassador Hotel, redesigned by Mary Jeffras in 1934 →
From 1921 until 1989 the Ambassador Hotel was THE place to be in Hollywood. It housed dignitaries and stars and in-laws, and played hosts to weddings and the Academy Awards.… Read more Elation and tragedy, the Ambassador Hotel, Los Angeles… →
This my angels, is Cary Grant’s Palm Springs estate in the early 1930s before it was Cary Grant’s (I can’t remember the story entirely, but I think it was built… Read more Way before Leonardo DC, Cary Grant made his winter home in Palm Springs – the Movie Colony →
The Disney’s at a ranch in Palm Springs – 1948:
Okay, let’s be kind and call this fanciful — where even your pooch can get a shampoo and a pedicure: –