Legendary actress, Hedy Lamarr, was born Hedwig Eva Maria Kiesler on Nov 9, 1913 in Vienna, Austria-Hungary [now Austria]. Lamarr died at the age of 86 on Jan 19, 2000 in Orlando, FL and was cremated and her ashes scattered in Wienerwald Forest near Vienna Austria.
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Lives Behind the Legends: – The Beautiful InventorBy Arancha van der Veen on Oct 4, 2021 From Classic Movie Hub Blog
Lives Behind the Legends: – The Beautiful Inventor is known as one of the most beautiful actresses to come out of classic Hollywood. She was so alluring, that the looks of animated characters such as Snow White and Catwoman were inspired by her. But He... Read full article
Film on Inspiring FeministBy Judy on May 6, 2020 From Cary Grant Won't Eat You
Bombshell: The Story (2017) is that rare documentary that is somehow uplifting–even when its tale is not. The fact that Bombshell is a story of triumph amidst adversity makes it a perfect film for our time. I knew the bare outlines of Lamarr’s story: the scandalous film that ... Read full article
Discovering : Ecstasy (1933)By Virginie Pronovost on Nov 10, 2018 From The Wonderful World of Cinema
Yesterday, one of the women who was considered one of the most beautiful figures of the silver screen would have been 104 years old. She’s not with us anymore, but that’s not a valid excuse not to celebrate her. I’m talking about ! It’s my blogging friend Samantha ... Read full article
Bombshell: The Story – Exclusive Interview with Director Alexandra DeanBy minooallen on Jun 14, 2018 From Classic Movie Hub Blog
Bombshell: The Story Exclusive Interview with Director Alexandra Dean Bombshell: The Story When it comes to women, whether in real life or as depicted in art, there always seems to be a tendency to place them in some sort of dichotomy. They?re either a whore or a Madonna, a b... Read full article
Beautiful Face, Beautiful Mind: "Bombshell: The Story"By The Lady Eve on Mar 12, 2018 From Lady Eve's Reel Life
As a 5-year-old she completely took apart and put back together her toy music box. She was a child who was very close to her father, a bank director with an interest in inventing. Regularly during their walks through Vienna, where she was born in 1914, he would explain to her the inner workings of m... Read full article
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Samson: The oldest trick in the world. Silk trap, baited with a woman.
Delilah: You know a better bait, Samson? Men *always* respond.
Tondelayo: [entering for the first time, seductively] I am Tondelayo.
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