Gloria Swanson

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New York Post
These beautiful new photographs could be 80 years oldremind you of anyone you know. All the portraits are untitled, but you may reco
These beautiful new photographs could be 80 years old
New York Post / Posted 2 days ago
remind you of anyone you know. All the portraits are untitled, but you may recognize Norma Desmond herself — or, at least, Gloria Swanson, who played her — reclining languidly in a turban. Sherman reportedly favors a portrait that features what... Read more
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Marie Claire
Keira Knightley a recluselet the madness of fame and celebrity get to me.' Sunset Boulevard, directed b
Keira Knightley a recluse
Marie Claire / Posted 4 days ago
let the madness of fame and celebrity get to me.' Sunset Boulevard, directed by Billy Wilder, was released in 1950 with Gloria Swanson as Norma Desmond, a faded Hollywood star who deludes herself� into making a comeback after embarking on a... Read more
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Daily Mail
Book of the week is Kick by Paula Byrnefamily Like his father-in-law (and later, sons Jack and Bobby) he had a weakne
Book of the week is Kick by Paula Byrne
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
family Like his father-in-law (and later, sons Jack and Bobby) he had a weakness for actresses; his paramours included Gloria Swanson and Marlene Dietrich. He saw his posting to London as U.S. Ambassador as his route to the highest office (no... Read more
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Variety
Woody Allen, D.P. Vittorio Storaro Go Digital With Cannes Opener ‘Cafe Society’had on Hollywood at that time), as well as photographer Edward Steichen, known
Woody Allen, D.P. Vittorio Storaro Go Digital With Cannes Opener ‘Cafe Society’
Variety / Posted 4 days ago
had on Hollywood at that time), as well as photographer Edward Steichen, known for his portraits of stars such as Gloria Swanson. Storaro — who won Oscars for “Apocalypse Now,” “Reds,” and “The Last Emperor” — had shot on digital for... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Kick by Paula Bryne review – what if JFK had been a woman?on Jack’s bed.” While Jack and Joe Jr became womanisers like their father – Jo
Kick by Paula Bryne review – what if JFK had been a woman?
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 5 days ago
on Jack’s bed.” While Jack and Joe Jr became womanisers like their father – Joe Sr dated a string of film stars from Gloria Swanson to Marlene Dietrich and even tried it on with several of Kick’s friends – Kick was so protected that,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Addressing Age, Cindy Sherman is Ready for Her Close-UpPictures gallery in New York, she plays the veteran leading ladies of cinema’s
Addressing Age, Cindy Sherman is Ready for Her Close-Up
Manila Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
Pictures gallery in New York, she plays the veteran leading ladies of cinema’s Golden Age, turning herself into avatars of Gloria Swanson, Greta Garbo and others in their twilight years. “I relate so much to these women,” she said. “They look like... Read more
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The Irish Times
Kick Kennedy book reviews: She came, she saw, she partiedJoseph P Kennedy, well understood the PR value of his American family. After al
Kick Kennedy book reviews: She came, she saw, she partied
The Irish Times / Posted 10 days ago
Joseph P Kennedy, well understood the PR value of his American family. After all, he had run three Hollywood studios, kept Gloria Swanson as a mistress, and in 1929 managed to walk away a millionaire mere weeks before the film industry succumbed to... Read more
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Orange County Register
Jazz Weekend branches into blues, R&Bto where she could have gone if the cards had fallen a different way. “I’m lik
Jazz Weekend branches into blues, R&B
Orange County Register / Posted 19 days ago
to where she could have gone if the cards had fallen a different way. “I’m like that woman in the movie,” she says of Gloria Swanson as Norma Desmond in “Sunset Boulevard.” “I am big, it’s the pictures that got small. “I never stopped working... Read more
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Denver Post
Marcia Ragonetti triumphs in "Sunset Boulevard" at Vintage TheatreWilder film classic to bear on the Webber musical. The movie lives on: the defi
Marcia Ragonetti triumphs in "Sunset Boulevard" at Vintage Theatre
Denver Post / Posted 21 days ago
Wilder film classic to bear on the Webber musical. The movie lives on: the definitive sad tale of early Hollywood, with Gloria Swanson as faded star Norma Desmond and William Holden as young writer Joe Gillis who unwittingly is drawn into her... Read more

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