Posted by Vanessa Buttino on Sep 3, 2013
Want the Life: Eleanor Powell
Eleanor Powell and sailors in Born To Dance (1936)
When I was younger, I wanted to be Eleanor Powell.
You know what I used to do? I would tap my feet along with hers whenever I'd watch one of her films. It certainly helped matters that I was a trained dancer! read more
Posted by KC on Nov 21, 2011
I thought I'd celebrate Eleanor Powell's birthday with a couple of great performances after her big studio heyday.
Here's Powell in a performance from All-Star Revue in 1952. At forty-years-old, eight years after her last movie appearance, she is still light on her feet and precise in her movement read more
Noir and Chick Flicks
Posted by monty on Jan 7, 2011
I know it's Friday and not Pawsome Pet Wednesday, but I had to post this wonderful photo of Eleanor Powell and her friend. I like it so much I made it my new banner pic on my blog. What do you guys think? read more