Silent Film Stars

Herbert Prior – photos and quotes

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Herbert Prior

“I was born in Oxford, England. I am English born, but American bred, am proud of being an American citizen. My hobby! Automobiling. I am very fond of reading. Shakespeare is my favorite above all other writers. He was a wonderful man and has left us some wonderful literature….Yes, I have written scenarios. About forty […]

Celebrity Portraits

Diana Dors – photos and quotes

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Diana Dors

“I said to this priest, ‘Am I expected to believe that if I went out and had an affair that God was really going to be upset? Okay, thou shalt not kill…steal…but thou shalt not commit adultery? If no one is any the wiser, what the hell difference does it make?’ He was lovely. He […]

Celebrity Portraits

Clive Brook

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Clive Brook

“Hollywood is a chain gang and we lose the will to escape. The links of the chain are not forged with cruelties but with luxuries.” — Clive Brook   Year: 1930. Artist: Lill Tschudi (1911-2004). Linocut. 255 x 170 mm.   The Lawyer’s Secret (1931). Starring Jean Arthur, Charles Rogers, Fay Wray and Richard Arlen. […]

Hollywood Horror

Peter Cushing

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Peter Cushing

“People look at me as if I were some sort of monster, but I can’t think why. In my macabre pictures, I have either been a monster-maker or a monster-destroyer, but never a monster. Actually, I’m a gentle fellow. Never harmed a fly. I love animals, and when I’m in the country I’m a keen […]