Famous Visitors

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 […]

Silent Film Stars

Carmel Myers – photos and quotes

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Carmel Myers

“I started out playing bad ladies, they called them vamps in those days.” — Carmel Myers Source: Kevin Thomas (1975)       “Why, Mr. Goldfish, if my career depends on hiding the fact that I was born a Jew, I’d rather not have one.” — Carmel Myers‘ response to Samuel Goldwyn (real name Goldfish) […]