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Gene Raymond – photos and quotes

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Gene Raymond

“The leading man’s life is not a bed of roses…Pictures, particularly, have been too greatly dominated by women for their own good. In other words, the feminine influence has entered first through the use of domestic novels, largely written by women; and then the dominance of women stars on the screen. It was inevitable that […]

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Alla Nazimova – photos & quotes

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Alla Nazimova

“It is not so difficult, your language. But your slang is impossible. Never can I understand the American humor.” – Alla Nazimova “The history of the stage, within a very few years, will be written, not by erudite mechanician. Instead of reading in books the impressions of some perhaps prejudiced or overly enthusiastic critic, the […]

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Edmund Lowe – photos and quotes

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Edmund Lowe

“Imagine sitting in a room with other persons and seeing them talking and moving but hearing no sound. It would be ghostly. So will silent pictures be ghostly within a few months.” – Edmund Lowe in 1929   The Wizard (1927)   What Price Glory (1927). With Victor McLaglen and Dolores del Rio.   “While […]