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Virginia O’Brien appeared in some of MGM’s most memorable musicals

Virginia O’Brien (April 18, 1919 – January 16, 2001) A popular actress, singer, and radio personality. Known for her Sphinx like way of delivering a song or a one-liner, Virginia O’Brien appeared mostly in comedic roles in some of MGM’s … Continue reading

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Bathing Beauty Joi Lansing in a Polka Dot Bikini

  Bathing Beauty Joi Lansing in a Polka Dot Bikini Joi Lansing, film and television actress, model and nightclub singer, best known for her pin-up photos and minor roles in B-movies during the 1940s and ’50s.

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Rita Hayworth in “Gilda” (1946) Fashion, Beauty, and Style

  Fashion, Beauty, and Style Rita Hayworth in “Gilda” (1946) “Gilda” is a 1946 American black-and-white film noir directed by Charles Vidor starring Glenn Ford and Rita Hayworth in her signature role as the ultimate femme fatale.

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Shirley Jones starred in a number of well-known musicals

Shirley Jones (born March 31, 1934) a stage, film and television actress and singer. In her six decades of show business, Shirley Jones starred as wholesome characters in a number of well-known musical films, such as “Oklahoma!” (1955), “Carousel” (1956), … Continue reading

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William Powell and Carole Lombard in “My Man Godfrey” (1936)

Leading Couples: William Powell and Carole Lombard in “My Man Godfrey” (1936) “My Man Godfrey” (1936) was one of the best screwball comedies of all time. Directed by Gregory La Cava and starring William Powell and Carole Lombard, the story … Continue reading

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