Posts Tagged ‘Thelma Todd’

Thelma Todd publicity photo

May 17, 2010

Demonstrating the fine art of shadow puppetry. Late 20’s or early 30’s

via Retrozone

Recreate the magic!

via Agence Eureka


20 Actresses (encore)

September 1, 2009


It’s the theme that would not die, at least not on this blog…

Mae Clarke, Edna Purviance, Jean Harlow, Marion Davies, Merle Oberon, Thelma Todd, Dolores Costello, Marie Dressler, Ida Lupino, Mary Astor, Joan Crawford, Kathryn McGuire, Arletty, Patricia Neal, Deborah Kerr, Junie Astor, Ursula Andress, Jane Fonda, Sandrine Bonnaire, Jean Seberg.

(related posts: 20 Actors, 20 (more) Actors, 20 Actors (coda), 20 Actors (encore), 20 Actresses, 20 (more) Actresses, 20 Actresses (grand finale), 20 Actresses (ultimo))

Recommendations elsewhere on the web:

The Art of Memory’s latest amazing post on Trains In Cinema.

House of Mirth and Movies’ fascinating look at box office numbers of the top films of 1956.

Allure’s amusing recap of 1930’s film actresses swearing off marriage and how that worked out.