Alice White (left) and Ruth Taylor in Gentlemen prefer blondes (the lost film). Alice seems the brunette one, here…
Kittyinva: I love finding stills from the original “Gentlemen Prefer Blondes”. Yes, Alice played Dorothy and Ruth was Lorelai.
Buster Keaton (October 4, 1895 – February 1, 1966), “The Great Stone Face”
A man famous for directing and acting in silent films, his deadpan expression, physical comedy, and, featured above, his stunt performance. This man did all his own stunts, and they are amazing.
In 1949, film critic James Agee called the final scene of City Lights ”the greatest single piece of acting ever committed to celluloid.”
City Lights (1931)
"We queens are not free to answer the call of our heart…" Lil Dagover in The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1919).
RIP Carla Laemmle-1909-2014
She appeared in the PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (1925) and DRACULA (1931)
She was 104 years young.
"Will I be with You tonight in Paradise?"
La Passion de Jeanne d’Arc
(Carl Theodor Dreyer, 1928)