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Robert Taylor Overview:

Legendary actor, Robert Taylor, was born Spangler Arlington Brugh on Aug 5, 1911 in Filley, NE. Taylor died at the age of 57 on Jun 8, 1969 in Santa Monica, CA and was laid to rest in Forest Lawn (Glendale) Cemetery in Glendale, CA.



He was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures. Robert Taylor's handprints and footprints were 'set in stone' at Grauman's Chinese Theater during imprint ceremony #57 on Jun 11, 1941. In addition, Taylor was inducted into the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum . Taylor was never nominated for an Academy Award.

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The Gorgeous Hussy (1936) with Joan Crawford and

By Orson De Welles on Mar 12, 2015 From Classic Film Freak

Share This! At some time during 1936 the powers that were at MGM decided to take perhaps their biggest star of the time, Joan Crawford, and pull out all the stops in putting her in the highest quality production. The subject matter they picked was somewhat odd to say the least. For Ms. Crawford (tec... Read full article

Barbara Stanwyck and watches and sapphires 1930s

By ImagineMDD on Jul 5, 2014 From Pop Culture ImagineMDD

Keeping time with Barbara Stanwyck and Barbara Stanwyck Original Vintage Transparency Rare Photo Fans spent several years watching what would happen with and Barbara Stanwyck. Couldn't she have a dance with the man at a club without all the papers sayi... Read full article

Ivanhoe (1952) with and Elizabeth Taylor

By Orson De Welles on May 22, 2014 From Classic Film Freak

Share This! When I signed up to participate in the Fabulous Films of the 50s blogathon, for whatever reason I was drawn to the epic film.  To me the 50s in Hollywood was one of trepidation, as television was making inroads and threatening the livelihoods of the studios.  The studio system as it was ... Read full article

Ride, Vaquero! (1953) with and Ava Gardner

By Orson De Welles on Jan 20, 2014 From Classic Film Freak

Share This! A Flaming Drama of Dangerous Love! 1953’s Ride, Vaquero! is a rather overlooked and underrated western .  On paper, it holds quite a bit of potential with a stellar cast.  Ava Gardner and both star above the title, mind you.  They are supported by Howard Keel and Anthony Qu... Read full article

Great On Screen Couples: Greta Garbo and .

By Dawn on Feb 9, 2012 From Noir and Chick Flicks

Greta Garbo and , performed together in Greta Garbo's personal favorite of all her films, Camille (1936). Greta Garbo never looked better then she did in this romantic drama about a woman named Marguerite Gauthier, who was born into a lower class family, but becomes well known as Dame C... Read full article

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Robert Taylor Film Quotes
[Frank and Ward contemplate descending a near vertical hillside]
Frank Holly: Has a horse ever been down through there before?
Ward Kinsman: A horse has got too much sense to try.
-- Robert Taylor as Ward Kinsman
from Ambush

Dan Hickey: Nobody quits my outfit and stays healthy!
Billy: Which one of you guys wants to start making me unhealthy?
-- Robert Taylor as Billy

Mark Preysing: She knows nothing about international politics, she has the mind of an artist, she sees people as general humanity, not as separate races.
-- Robert Taylor as Mark Preysing
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Robert Taylor Facts
In 1954, he was named most popular star abroad by the Hollywood Foreign Press Correspondents Association representing 500 million moviegoers worldwide.

Supported Thomas E. Dewey in the 1944 and 1948 presidential elections, and Dwight D. Eisenhower in the 1952 and 1956 elections.

He was romantically involved with actresses Virginia Bruce, Irene Hervey, Lia Di Leo, Virginia Grey and Eleanor Parker.

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