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Claudette Colbert – Photos and Quotes

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Claudette Colbert Cleopatra

“Cleopatra was loads of fun. But the costumes, while they were very beautiful, were heavy and some of them difficult to move about in. I am rather glad to be mousey for a while.” – Claudette Colbert Source: Elizabeth Borton (1934) Photo: Cleopatra (1934)   “I have an ordinary face. I guess it lends itself […]

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Marlene Dietrich – photos and quotes

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Marlene Dietrich beauty1935

“Always one must be so damn beautiful! It is work to be beautiful.” — Marlene Dietrich Source: Source: Helen Louise Walker (1935) Photographer: William Walling, Jr. (1935)     “In silent pictures it was hard for me. My nose was always something the matter with it, or my chin was wrong or my cheek or […]

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Lilyan Tashman – photos and quotes

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Lilyan Tashman 1931

“I’m not impressed by anyone who is known as a ‘great person,’ in films or out of them. I might find a stocking salesman more interesting.” — Lilyan Tashman Source: Edward Churchill (1930) Photo: Eugene Robert Richee (1931)   “I’d feel perfectly well dressed if I’d put on somebody else’s clothes in the dark in […]