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All About Eve

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All About Eve Edith Head was one of the most celebrated in her field, a Hollywood costume designer who Bette Davis described as such “We may rehearse our lines, our movements, and our expressions, but until we finally slip into the costumes does everything come together so that we actually become the character. If we are not comfortable in those clothes, if ...

Mommie Dearest film costumes

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I’m fortunate to have been brought up by a very glamorous and sophisticated mother, who at an early age, introduced me to the wonderful world of vintage Hollywood. I was mesmerized by the performances and beauty of such stars as Veronica Lake, Rita Hayworth and particularly Joan Crawford, of whom I’ve read probably every biography that’s ever had pen put to ...