Category Archives: Hollywood Stories/Trivia

Clark Gable and Marilyn Monroe (1960)

Clark Gable and Marilyn Monroe, two icons of the silver screen, shared their very last scene in what was the final film appearance for both in “The Misfits”, in which Marilyn’s character asks, “How do you find your way home … Continue reading

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Ursula Andress iconic white bikini from “Dr. No” (1962)

  Ursula Andress iconic white bikini from “Dr. No” (1962) Ursula Andress, the Swiss actress who set the bar for Bond Girl sexiness as Honey Ryder in the first James Bond film, “Dr. No” (1962) when, during the movie, she … Continue reading

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Shirley Temple Presents Walt Disney With An Honorary Academy Award (1939)

  At the 11th Academy Awards Ceremony held on February 23, 1939, at the Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles, Shirley Temple presented Walt Disney with a special award of a full-sized Oscar statuette with seven miniature Oscar statuettes descending in … Continue reading

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Today in History: September 30, 1955 James Dean dies at age 24 in a car crash on a California highway.

Today in History: September 30, 1955 James Dean dies at age 24 in a car crash On September 30, 1955, movie star and cultural icon James Dean dies at age 24 in a car crash on a California highway. Dean … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: Jean Harlow

  Jean Harlow (March 3, 1911 – June 7, 1937) was an American film actress and sex symbol of the 1930s. Known as the “Blonde Bombshell” and the “Platinum Blonde” (due to her platinum blonde hair), Harlow was ranked as … Continue reading

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