Aag (Fire)(1948) Directed by Raj Kapoor. Raj Kapoor, Nargis, Premnath (3 photos)
Aan (1952) Directed by Mehboob Khan. Dilip Kumar, Nimmi, Nadira, Premnath.(5 photos).
Adam’s Rib (1949) Directed by George Cukor. Katharine Hepburn, Spencer Tracy, Judy Holliday, David Wayne (102 min). (scrapbook photo and production still)
Aguirre, the Wrath of God (1973) Written and directed by Werner Herzog. Klaus Kinski, Helena Rojo, Del Negro (93 min).(portrait of Kinski in character).
Akele Hum Akele Tum.(1995) Directed by Mansoor Khan. Aamir Khan, Manisha Koirala, Master Adil. (160 minutes) a joint review with Mann (1999).
All About Eve (1950) Written and Directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz. Bette Davis, Anne Baxter, Gary Merrill, George Sanders, Thelma Ritter, Marilyn Monroe. (B&W photos of Davis and Merrill in and out of character, costume check stills)
All Quiet on the Western Front (1930) Directed by Lewis Milestone. Lew Ayres, Louis Wolheim (138 min.) (2 B&W stills and 2 fan magazine portraits of Ayres, candid photo of nightclubbing novelist).
Amar Akbar Anthony (1977) Directed by Manmohan Desai., Vinod Khanna, Rishi Kapoor, Amitabh Bachchan, Nirupa Roy, Jeevan, Pran. (163 min).
American in Paris (1951) Directed by Vincente Minnelli. Gene Kelly, Leslie Caron, Nina Foch, Oscar Levant (113 min).
American Madness (1932) Directed by Frank Capra. Written by Robert Riskin. Walter Huston, Pat O'Brien, Kay Johnson (75 min.)(4 production stills, girdle ad with Polly Walters)
Andaz (1949) Directed by Mehboob Khan. Nargis, Dilip Kumar, Raj Kapoor. (148 min) (7 photos).
And Then There Were None (1945) Directed by René Clair. Barry Fitzgerald, Louis Hayward, Walter Houston, June Duprez, Roland Young, Mischa Auer, Judith Anderson (97 min). Joint review with Gumnaam.
Arabian Nights (1942) Directed by John Rawlins. Maria Montez, Jon Hall, Sabu (86 min) (4 photos).
Army of Shadows (1969) Directed by Jean-Pierre Melville. Simone Signoret, Jean-Pierre Cassel, Lino Ventura (140 min).
El Automovil Gris. Directed by Enrique Rosas (1919) and Claudio Valdes-Kuri (2003). (Montage of lobby cards and playbill).
The Awful Truth (1937) Directed by Leo McCarey. Irene Dunne, Cary Grant, Ralph Bellamy (91 min).(Two fan magazine portraits, production still, 2 costume check photos, one with Robert Kalloch).
Baby Face (1933) Directed by Alfred E. Green. Barbara Stanwyck, George Brent, Donald Cook (76 min).(6 photos)
The Band’s Visit (2007) Written and directed by Eran Kolirin. Sasson Gabai, Ronit Elkabetz (87 min). In Hebrew, Arabic and English with subtitles.
Bardelys the Magnificent (1926) Directed by King Vidor. John Gilbert, Eleanor Boardman, Roy D’Arcy (90 min). (11 stills, 9 from the Photoplay edition of Rafael Sabatini's novel.
The Barefoot Contessa (1954) Written and Directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz. Humphrey Bogart, Ava Gardner, Warren Stevens, Edmond O'Brien (131 min.). (Two portraits of Ava in costumes from the film, an ad and a photo of her with director Mankiewicz).
Basant (Spring) (1960) Directed by Bibhuti Mitra. Shammi Kapoor, Nutan, Johnny Walker, Pran (175 min).
Battle of Algiers (1966) Directed by Gillo Pontecorvo. Jean Martin, Yacef Saadi (123 min).
Beauty and the Beast (1946). Written and Directed by Jean Cocteau. Jean Marais, Josette Day (2 photos from old Janus Films catalogue, 2 production stills)
Bell Book and Candle (1958) Directed by Richard Quine. James Stewart, Kim Novak, Jack Lemmon, Ernie Kovacs, Hermione Gingold, Elsa Lancaster (108 min) (Production still, glamour still of Novak, in-character portrait)
The Best Years of Our Lives (1946) Directed by William Wyler. Myrna Loy, Frederic March, Dana Andrews, Harold Russell, Teresa Wright, Virginia Mayo (172 min). (production still)
The Bicycle Thief (1949) Directed by Vittorio DeSica. Lamberto Maggiorani, Enzo Staiola (90 min.) (3 production stills)
Bigger Than Life (1956) Directed by Nicolas Ray. James Mason, Barbara Rush, Walter Matthau (95 min)
The Big Heat (1953) Directed by Fritz Lang. Glenn Ford, Gloria Grahame, Lee Marvin (89 min.) (5 production stills).
The Big House (1930) Directed by George Hill. Chester Morris, Wallace Beery, Robert Montgomery, Lewis Stone, Leila Hyams (84 min.)(Portrait still of three leads, 2 fan magazine items).
The Birds (1963) Directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Tippi Hedren, Rod Taylor, Jessica Tandy, Suzanne Pleshette (119 min). (Production still)
Black Orpheus (Orfeu Négre) (1958) Directed by Marcel Camus. Bruno Mello, Marpessa Dawn, Lea Garcia (103 min).
Blonde Crazy (1931) Dir: Roy del Ruth. James Cagney, Joan Blondell (B&W glamour photo of Cagney, color photo of Blondell, 2 contemporary capsule reviews)
Born Yesterday (1950) Dir: George Cukor. Judy Holliday, William Holden, Broderick Crawford (Magazine Ad)
Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961) Directed by Blake Edwards. Audrey Hepburn, George Peppard, Patricia Neal (114 min).(3 production stills).
Breathless (1959) Directed by Jean-Luc Godard. Jean-Paul Belmondo, Jean Seberg (89 min.)(production still)
Bride of Frankenstein (1935) Directed by James Whale. Boris Karloff, Colin Clive, Ernest Thesiger, Elsa Lanchester. (80 min.) (3 Production stills, 3 behind the scenes shots). Shown with the Vitaphone short The Ingenues in The Band Beautiful.
The Bride Wore Red (1937) Directed by Dorothy Arzner. Joan Crawford, Franchot Tone, Robert Young, Billie Burke. (103 min.) (Fan magazine photos from the film, Burke and Arzner, the red dress).
Bright Eyes (1934). Directed by David Butler. Shirley Temple, James Dunn, Jane Withers (85 min). 4 scrapbook stills and "The Story of My Life" by Shirley Temple (1934).
Brighton Rock (1947) Directed by John Boulting. Richard Attenborough, Hermione Baddeley, William Hartnell (92 min).
Bringing Up Baby (1938) Directed by Howard Hawks. Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant (102 min).(2 fan magazine portraits, 2 production stills)
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969) Directed by George Roy Hill. Paul Newman, Robert Redford, Katharine Ross (110 min.) Rated PG for a few swearwords, discreet sensuality and Western violence. (Production still, book cover).
Case of the Curious Bride (1935) Directed by Michael Curtiz. Warren William, Margaret Lindsay, Alan Jenkins, Claire Dodd, Donald Woods (80min.) (Production still, two fan magazine photos).
Cat and the Canary (1939) Directed by Elliott Nugent. Bob Hope, Paulette Goddard, Gale Sondergaard (72 min) (Production still).
Champagne for Caesar (1950) Directed by Richard Whorf. Ronald Colman, Celeste Holm, Vincent Price, Art Linkletter, Barbara Britton and Mel Blanc as the voice of Caesar, the parrot (99min).
Champagne for Caesar by moviediva, jr.
Three Short Films written, directed by and starring Charlie Chaplin: Easy Street (1917), The Immigrant (1917), A Dog’s Life (1918). (2 photos of LA locations by moviediva and 2 production stills).
Chicago (1927) Directed by Frank Urson (or maybe Cecil B. De Mille) Phyllis Haver, Victor Varconi, Eugene Palette (118 min).
Chori Chori (Secretly) (1956) Directed by Anant Thakur. Raj Kapoor, Nargis, Pran, Johnny Walker, Master Bhagwan (158 min).
Christopher Strong (1933) Directed by Dorothy Arzner. Katharine Hepburn, Colin Clive, Billie Burke (B&W photo from film)
Citizen Kane (1941) Dir: Orson Welles. Written by Welles and Herman J. Mankiewicz. Orson Welles, Joseph Cotton, Ruth Warrick, Dorothy Comingore. ( B&W glamour photo of Ruth Warrick with gossipy caption)
City Lights (1931) Written, directed by and starring Charles Chaplin, with Virginia Cherrill. (87 min).(poster and still).
Classe Tous Risques (1960) Directed by Claude Sautet. Lino Ventura, Jean Paul Belmondo, Sandra Milo. (103 min).
Cover Girl (1944) Dir: Charles Vidor. Rita Hayworth, Gene Kelly, Phil Silvers (Color photo of Kelly and color cheesecake photo of Jinx Falkenberg).
Criss Cross (1949) Directed by Robert Siodmak. Burt Lancaster, Yvonne de Carlo, Dan Duryea. (88 min).
Das Boot (1981) Dir: Wolfgang Peterson. Jurgen Prochnow
Daud (Run) 1997. Directed by Ram Gopal Varma. Sanjay Dutt, Urmila Matondkar, Paresh Rawel. (162 minutes).
Day for Night (1972) Dir: Francois Truffaut. Jean-Pierre Leaud, Jacqueline Bissett, Jean-Pierre Aumont
The Day I Became a Woman (20002) Directed by Marzieh Meshkini. Fatemeh Cheragh Akhtar, Shabnam Toloul, Azizeh Seddighi. (78 min)
Day the Earth Stood Still (1951) Directed by Robert Wise. Michael Rennie, Patricia Neal, Sam Jaffee, Hugh Marlowe. Score by Bernard Herrmann. (92min.) Not rated, but suitable for all ages.(2 production stills)
Dead Men Don’t Wear Plaid (1982) Written and directed by Carl Reiner. Steve Martin, Rachel Ward, and a cast of noir icons (88 min) Rated PG.
Derzu Uzala (1971) Directed by Akira Kurosawa. Yuri Solomin, Maxim Munzuk (140 min).
Devdas (2002) Directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali. Shah Rukh Khan, Madhuri Dixit, Aishwarya Rai, Jackie Shroff (184 min). A narrative poem by moviediva, jr.
Dil Hai Ke Manta Nahin (The Heart Refuses to Listen) (1991) Directed by Mahesh Bhatt. Aaamir Khan, Pooja Bhatt, Anupam Kher. (150 min)
Diplomaniacs (1933) Directed by William A. Seiter. Bert Wheeler, Robert Woolsey, Louis Calhern, Hugh Herbert (61 min.)(Publicity photo of W&W and film still).
Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie (1972) Dir: Luis Bunuel. Fernando Rey, Stephane Audran, Delphine Seyrig
The Divorcee (1930) Directed by Robert Z. Leonard. Norma Shearer, Chester Morris, Conrad Nagel, Robert Montgomery, Florence Eldridge (83 min.)(Photos of Shearer and Adrian, production stills with Morris and Nagel, advertisment, title page of novel).
Downtown 81 (2001) Directed by Edo Bertoglio. Jean Michel Basquiat, Fab Five Freddy, Kid Creole and the Coconuts, James White and the Blacks, Deborah Harry (72 min).
Dreams (1990) Dir: Akira Kurasawa. Akira Terao, Mitsunori Isaki, Chishu Ryu
Dr. Strangelove Or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964) Directed by Stanley Kubrick, Written by Kubrick and Terry Southern. Peter Sellers, George C. Scott, Sterling Hayden, Keenan Wynn, Slim Pickens (93 min) (Portrait still of Dr. S.)
Drunken Angel (1948) Directed by Akira Kurosawa. Takashi Shimura, Toshiro Mifune, Reizaburo Yamamoto (98 min).
Dynamite (1929) Directed by Cecil B. DeMille. Conrad Nagel, Kay Johnson, Charles Bickford, Julia Faye, Joel McCrea (130 min.) (Three production stills, C.B directs, C.B. and scenario writer Jeanie Macpherson, 2 glamour portraits of Faye, Kosloff).
The Earrings of Madame De…(1953) Directed by Max Ophuls. Danielle Darrieux, Charles Boyer, Vittorio De Sica (105 min) (Production still, two scrapbook photos)
8 ½ (1963) Written and directed by Federico Fellini. Starring Marcello Mastroianni, Anouk Aimee, Sandra Milo, Claudia Cardinale. (135 min.)(on set and costume photos)
Electric Shadows (2004) Directed by Xiao Jiang. Xia Lu, Jiang, Yihong (99 min.) In Mandarin with English subtitles.
Emperor Jones, The (1933) Directed by Dudley Nichols. Paul Robeson, Dudley Digges, Fredi Washington. (80 min.) (Portrait, production still). Shown with Duke Ellington and his Orchestra in Black and Tan.
Employees' Entrance (1933) Directed by Roy del Ruth. Warren William, Loretta Young, Wallace Ford, Alice White. (75 min). (Production still and glamour portrait of Young, portrait of Alice White)
Enchantment (1921) Directed by Robert G. Vignola. Production design by Joseph Urban. Marion Davies, Forrest Stanley, Edith Shayne, Tom Lewis. (82 min.) (Photo of set, production photo of Urban, Vignola and cast, Davies as a Follies girl).
The Exiles (1961) Directed by Kent Mackenzie. Yvonne Williams, Homer Nish, and Tommy Reynolds (72 min).
A Face in the Crowd (1957) Directed by Elia Kazan. Andy Griffith, Patricia Neal, Lee Remick, Walter Matthau (127 min) (on set photo).
The Fallen Idol (1948) Directed by Carol Reed. Ralph Richardson, Michele Morgan, Bobby Henrey (95 min).
Fanfan La Tulipe (1952) Directed by Christian-Jaque. Gérard Philipe, Gina Lollobrigida (95 min).
Fanny and Alexander (1982) Directed by Ingmar Bergman. Pernilla Allwin, Bertil Guve. (188 min) (poster).
Five Star Final (1931) Dir: Mervyn LeRoy. Edward G. Robinson, Marian Marsh (B&W portrait of Karloff, full page ad for film, Silver Screen review, Mervyn Le Roy gossip and Marian Marsh modeling one of the "Six Hours of the Debutante's Day.")
Flying Down to Rio (1933) Directed by Thornton Freeland. Dolores Del Rio, Gene Raymond, Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers (89 min) (8 photos)
Footlight Parade (1933) Directed by Lloyd Bacon and Busby Berkeley. James Cagney, Joan Blondell, Ruby Keeler, Dick Powell (104 min).(10 photos).
Forbidden Planet (1956) Directed by Fred M. Wilcox. Leslie Nielson, Walter Pidgeon, Anne Francis, Warren Stevens (98 min.)(Groovy Robby the Robot photo, scene from film)
The 400 Blows (1959) Written and directed by Francois Truffaut. With Jean-Pierre Leaud, Claire Maurier, Albert Remy. French with English subtitles. 97 min. (B&W Photo of Leaud)
A Free Soul (1931) Directed by Clarence Brown. Norma Shearer, Lionel Barrymore, Leslie Howard, Clark Gable, James Gleason (95 min.)(2 Production stills, Shearer being ironed on set).
From Here to Eternity (1953) Directed by Fred Zinneman. Burt Lancaster, Montgomery Clift, Deborah Kerr, Donna Reed, Frank Sinatra (118 min) (9 stills)
Funny Face (1957) Directed by Stanley Donen. Audrey Hepburn, Fred Astaire, Kay Thompson (103 min).(6 stills).
The Gang's All Here (1943) Directed by Busby Berkeley. Alice Faye, Carmen Miranda, Benny Goodman. (A collaboration with Carmen Miranda paper dolls by moviediva, jr., Carmen and chorus in uncoordinated footwear, pages from a Carmen coloring book.)
The General (1927) Written, directed, edited and starring Buster Keaton, with Marion Mack (Photo of Keaton from American Film magazine)
Gene Tierney: Pages from a scrapbook c. 1941-1942.
Gigi (1958) Dir: Vincente Minelli. Leslie Caron, Louis Jourdan, Maurice Chevalier (Cecil Beaton sketch)
Godzilla (Gojira) (1954) Directed by Ishiro Honda. Akira Takarada, Takashi Shimura (98 min) (advertisement)
Gold Diggers of 1933 (1933) Directed by Mervyn LeRoy and Busby Berkeley. Ruby Keeler, Dick Powell, Aline MacMahon, Joan Blondell, Warren William, Ginger Rogers (98 min.) (10 B&W stills, plus: notes on 2 early musical shorts, Sissle and Blake's Snappy Songs (1923) and The Opry House (1929)
The Golden Coach (Le Carosse d'Or) (1952) Directed by Jean Renoir. Anna Magnani, Duncan Lamont, Ricardo Rioli, Paul Campbell (103 min.) (B&W still).
The Gold of Naples (1954) Directed by Vittorio De Sica. Sophia Loren, Toto, Silvana Mangano, Vittorio De Sica (107 min.) (2 production stills).
Gone With the Wind (1939) Directed by Victor Fleming. Vivien Leigh, Clark Gable, Olivia De Havilland, Leslie Howard (about 4 hours plus overture, intermission and exit music). (photos from 1967 re-issue program).
Grand Illusion (1937) Directed by Jean Renoir. Jean Gabin, Erich von Stroheim, Pierre Fresnay, Marcel Dalio (111 min).
Grass (1925) Directed by Merian C. Cooper and Ernest B. Schoedsack (70 min) (3 photos, poster).
Gumnaam (Unknown) (1965) Directed by Raja Nawathe. Manoj Kumar, Nanda, Mehmood, Helen, Pran. 163 min. A joint review with And Then There Were None.
A Hard Day's Night (1964) Directed by Richard Lester. John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Ringo Starr (85 min). (Production still and bubblegum cards).
Heavenly Creatures (1994) Dir: Peter Jackson. Melanie Lynskey, Kate Winslet
Helen’s Babies (1924) William A. Seiter. Baby Peggy Montgomery, Edward Everett Horton, Clara Bow (85 min).
The Hidden Fortress (1958) Directed by Akira Kurosawa. Toshiro Mifune, Misa Uehara (139 min.)(production still)
Hindi Film Reviews. An archive of brief reviews originally written in 2005 for the Independent Weekly.
Hindi Film Reviews 2006. An ongoing archive of brief reviews originally written in 2006 for the Independent Weekly.
Hindi Film Reviews 2007 An ongoing archive of brief reviews originally written in 2007 for the Independent Weekly.
Hindi Film Reviews 2008 An ongoing archive of brief reviews originally written in 2008 for the Independent Weekly.
Hindi Film Reviews 2009 An ongoing archive of brief reviews originally written in 2009 for the Independent Weekly.
Hindi Film Reviews of Older Films: A selection dating from 1949-2004.
His Girl Friday (1940) Directed by Howard Hawks. Cary Grant, Rosalind Russell, Ralph Bellamy (92 min.)
Horse Feathers (1931) Directed by Norman McLeod. Groucho, Harpo, Chico, Zeppo Marx, Thelma Todd (68 min.) (Fan magazine photo of Marxes by Cecil Beaton, Todd models.)
How to Beat the High Co$t of Living (1980) Directed by Robert Scheerer. Jane Curtin, Susan St. James, Jessica Lange. (105 min).
Ikiru (To Live) (1952) Directed by Akira Kurosawa. Takashi Shimura Nobuo Kaneko, Miki Odagiri (143 min)
I'm No Angel (1933) Dir.Wesley Ruggles. Mae West, Cary Grant (B&W photo of West)
In A Lonely Place (1950) Directed by Nicholas Ray. Humphrey Bogart, Gloria Grahame, Frank Lovejoy (94 min.)(photo of Bogart and Grahame)
In the Mood for Love (2000) Directed by Wong Kar-Wai. Maggie Cheung, Tony Leung (98 min)
The Italian Job (1969) Directed by Peter Collinson, Michael Caine, Noël Coward, Benny Hill (99 min) (7 stills).
It Always Rains on Sunday (1947) Directed by Robert Hamer. Googie Withers, John McCallum. (92 min).
It Happened One Night (1934) Directed by Frank Capra. Written by Robert Riskin. Clark Gable, Claudette Colbert, Walter Connolly (105 min.)(Studio portrait of Capra, 2 production stills, 1930s Colbert PR, gossip tidbit).
I Vitelloni (1953) Written and directed by Federico Fellini. Franco Interlenghi, Alberto Sordi. (101 min)(production still).
Jane Eyre (1944) Directed by Robert Stevenson. Orson Welles, Joan Fontaine, Margaret O’Brien, Peggy Ann Garner, Elizabeth Taylor (97 min)
Jules and Jim (1962) Directed by François Truffaut. Jeanne Moreau, Oskar Werner, Henri Serre (104 min).(4 photos).
Just Imagine (1930) Directed by David Butler. El Brendel, Maureen O'Sullivan, John Garrick (102 min.) (7 photos).
Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham (2000) Directed by Karan Johar. Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Hrithik Roshan, Kareena Kapoor (3 hrs 30 min. plus intermission).
Kabul Express (2006) Written and directed by Kabir Khan. John Abraham and Arshad Warsi (104 min).
Kala Bazar (Black Market) (1960 ) Directed by Vijay Anand. Starring Dev Anand, Waheeda Rehman, Vijay Anand, Chetan Anand, Helen (150 min).
Key Largo (1948) Directed by John Huston. Humphrey Bogart, Edward G. Robinson, Lauren Bacall, Claire Trevor, Lionel Barrymore. (101 min.) 3 B&W stills, 2 photos from the September, 1948 Photoplay, plus: notes on Jammin' the Blues (1944)
King Kong (1933) Directed by Merian C. Cooper. Robert Armstong, Fay Wray, Bruce Cabot (100 min)(Production still, glamour portrait of Wray).
Ladies of Leisure (1930) Directed by Frank Capra. Barbara Stanwyck, Ralph Graves (98 min).(Fan magazine photos of Stanwyck, Graves).
Lady Eve (1941) Dir: Preston Sturges. Henry Fonda, Barbara Stanwyck, Charles Coburn, William Demarest (photo of faux Isadora Duncan dancers, fan magazine ads for film, Stanwyck glamourized)
The Lady From Shanghai (1947) Written, directed by and starring Orson Welles, with Rita Hayworth, Everett Sloane, Glenn Anders (87 min).(5 photos).
Lady in the Dark (1944) Dir: Mitchell Leisen. Ginger Rogers, Ray Milland (Edith Head sketch, glamour portrait of Rogers, sheet music cover, most expensive costume.)
The Ladykillers (1955) Directed by Alexander Mackendrick. Alec Guinness, Katie Johnson, Cecil Parker, Herbert Lom, Peter Sellers (97 min.)(B&W cast portrait)
A Lady of Chance (1928) Directed by Robert Z. Leonard. Norma Shearer, Lowell Sherman, Gwen Lee, Johnny Mack Brown. (79 min.)(Production still, fan magazine fashion still of Lee, postcards of Shearer and Lee, Shearer models Adrian).
The Lady Vanishes (1938) Directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Michael Redgrave, Margaret Lockwood, Paul Lukas, Dame May Whitty (97 min) (Five photos).
La Ronde (1950) Dir: Max Ophuls. Danielle Darrieux, Simone Simon, Anton Walbrook.
La Strada (The Road) (1954) Written and Directed by Federico Fellini. Anthony Quinn, Giulietta Masina Richard Basehart (107 min) (5 photos).
L’Atalante (1932) Directed by Jean Vigo. Dita Parlo, Jean Daste, Michel Simon (89 min).
Laura (1944) Directed by Otto Preminger. Dana Andrews, Gene Tierney, Clifton Webb, Vincent Price, Judith Anderson (88 min).(10 stills, including scrapbook photos).
Laurel and Hardy: Four 2-reelers, "Their First Mistake,"" Towed in a Hole,"" Twice Two" and "Them Thar Hills" (1932-34).
L’Avventura (1960) Directed by Michaelangelo Antonioni. Gabriele Ferzetti, Monica Vitti (145 min.) (2 photos).
Leave Her to Heaven (1945) Directed by John M. Stahl. Gene Tierney, Cornel Wilde, Jeanne Crain, Vincent Price, Darryl Hickman (107 min) (6 stills).
The Leopard (Il Gattopardo) (1963) Directed by Luchino Visconti. Burt Lancaster, Alain Delon, Claudia Cardinale. 185 min. (2 color photos).
Lola Montés (1955) Written and directed by Max Ophuls. Martine Carol, Peter Ustinov, Anton Walbrook, Oskar Werner. (110 min) French with English subtitles. Rated PG. (3 photos).
The Lost Skeleton of Cadavra (2002) Written, directed and starring Larry Blamire. Fay Masterson, Jennifer Blaire (90 min). PG
Love is a Racket (1932) Directed by William Wellman. Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., Ann Dvorak, Frances Dee, Lee Tracy, Lyle Talbot, Warren Hymer. (72 min).(3 fan magazine photos, 3 fan magazine reviews).
Love Light (1921) Dir: Frances Marion. Mary Pickford, Fred Thomson (1920s publicity photos of Pickford and Thomson, sheet music cover for "Daddy Long Legs")
M (1931) Directed by Fritz Lang. Peter Lorre, Ellen Widmann, Otto Wernicke (111 min.)(production still, poster, Lorre off-camera).
Madam Satan (1930) Directed by Cecil B. De Mille. Kay Johnson, Reginald Denny, Lillian Ross, Roland Young. (114 min.) (9 photos).
Made for Each Other (1939). Directed by John Cromwell. Carole Lombard, James Stewart, Charles Coburn, Lucille Watson. (90 min). (2 fan magazine portraits, production still).
Mafioso (1962) Directed by Alberto Lattuada. Alberto Sordi, Norma Bengell (99 min).
The Magnificent Ambersons (1942) Written and Directed by Orson Welles. Joseph Cotton, Dolores Costello, Anne Baxter, Tim Holt, Agnes Moorehead. (88 min.) (Color fan magazine photos of Cotten and Baxter).
Make Way for Tomorrow (1937) Directed by Leo McCarey. Beulah Bondi, Victor Moore, Thomas Mitchell. (90 min).
The Man From U.N.C.L.E. (1965) Musings on "The Deadly Toys Affair."
Manhattan (1979) Written and Directed by Woody Allen. Woody Allen, Diane Keaton, Michael Murphy, Mariel Hemingway, Meryl Streep (96 min.) Rated R.(2 production stills)
Mann. (1999) Directed by Indra Kumar. Aamir Khan, Manisha Koirala, Neeraj Vohra, Sharmila Tagore. (190 minutes) a joint review with Akele Hum Akele Tum (1995).
Mantrap (1926) Directed by Victor Fleming. Clara Bow, Ernest Torrence, Percy Marmot (86 min) (4 stills).
Man Who Came to Dinner (1942) Directed by William Keighley. Bette Davis, Monty Woolley, Ann Sheridan (114 min) (9 photos).
The Man Who Laughs (1928) Directed by Paul Leni. Conrad Veidt, Mary Philbin, Olga Baclanova (125 min).(3 stills)
The Mark of Zorro (1940) Directed by Rouben Mamoulian. Tyrone Power, Linda Darnell, Basil Rathbone (94 min).(10 stills, including scrapbook photos).
M*A*S*H (1970) Directed by Robert Altman. Donald Sutherland, Elliott Gould, Tom Skerritt, Sally Kellerman, Robert Duvall (116 min.)
The Matinee Idol (1928) Directed by Frank Capra. Bessie Love, Johnnie Walker (55 min). Silent with recorded score by Robert Israel. (2 production stills, on-set portrait, glamour portrait of Love)
McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971) Directed by Robert Altman. Warren Beatty and Julie Christie (121 min.) (B & W production photo).
Metropolis (1926) Directed by Fritz Lang. Brigitte Helm, Alfred Abel, Gustav Frohlich, Rudolph Klein-Rogge (90min.) (Three photos from the film and a postcard portrait of Brigitte Helm)
Million Dollar Legs (1932) Directed by Edward Cline. Jack Oakie, W.C. Fields, Andy Clyde, Lyda Roberti (64 min.)(Fan magazine photos of Oakie, Roberti)
Miracle of Morgan's Creek (1944) Dir: Preston Sturges. Betty Hutton, Eddie Bracken, Diana Lynn, William Demarest
The Miracle Woman (1931) Directed by Frank Capra. Barbara Stanwyck, David Manners, Sam Hardy (91 min.) (2 production stills, fan magazine portrait of David Manners, picture of Sister Aimee McPherson)
Modern Times (1936) Written, directed, scored by and starring Charles Chaplin, with Paulette Goddard (87 min).(Stills from a Swedish publicity booklet).
Monkey Business (1953) Directed by Howard Hawks. Cary Grant, Ginger Rogers, Charles Coburn, Marilyn Monroe (97 min).
Mon Oncle (1958) Directed by and starring Jacques Tati. Jean-Pierre Zola, Adrienne Serrantie (110 min).
M. Hulot's Holiday (1953) Written and Directed by Jacques Tati. With Tati, Nathalie Pascaud, Louis Perrault.
Morocco (1930) Directed by Josef von Sternberg. Gary Cooper, Marlene Dietrich, Adolphe Menjou (90 min.)(Fan magazine photo of Dietrich, production still, publicity still, ad for film)
Movie Quote of the Month. A growing archive.
Mr. Deeds Goes to Town (1936) Directed by Frank Capra. Written by Robert Riskin. Gary Cooper, Jean Arthur, George Bancroft (115 min.) (Fan magazine portrait of Arthur, Capra and Cooper on the set, 3 production stills).
My Man Godfrey (1936) Directed by Gregory La Cava. William Powell, Carole Lombard, Gail Patrick, Alice Brady, Eugene Pallette, Mischa Auer (94 min).(Four fan magazine portraits).
The Naked City (1948) Directed by Jules Dassin. Barry Fitzgerald, Howard Duff, Don Taylor (96 min.) (Production still).
Network (1976) Directed by Sidney Lumet. Faye Dunaway, William Holden, Peter Finch (121 min) (three photos).
A Night at the Opera (1938) Directed by Sam Wood. Groucho, Chico and Harpo Marx, Margaret Dumont, Kitty Carlisle, Allan Jones (96 min) (Production Still).
Nightmare Alley (1947) Directed by Edmund Goulding. Tyrone Power, Joan Blondell, Coleen Grey, Helen Walker (110 min).(5 stills, including scrapbook photos)
Night of the Hunter (1955) Directed by Charles Laughton. Robert Mitchum, Lillian Gish, Shelley Winters (90 min)(2 production stills).
North by Northwest (1959) Directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Script by Ernest Lehman, Score by Bernard Herrmann. Cary Grant, Eva Marie Saint, James Mason (136 min.) (3 Photos)
Nosferatu (1922) Directed by F.W.Murnau. Max Schreck, Alexander Granach, Gustav von Wangenheim (83 min.) (Photo of Max Schreck)
The Odd Couple (1968) Directed by Gene Saks. Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, John Fiedler, Herb Edelman (105 min.) (Production still.)
The Old Dark House (1932) Directed by James Whale. Boris Karloff, Charles Laughton, Gloria Stuart, Raymond Massey (73 min).
Open City (1946) Dir: Roberto Rossellini. Giovanna Galletti, Francesco Grandjacquet, Anna Magnani
Out West (1918) Directed by Roscoe Arbuckle. Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle, Buster Keaton, Al St. John, Alice Lake, Joe Keaton (18 min).( Text and photos from April, 1918, Photoplay feature)
Paisan (1946) Directed by Roberto Rossellini. Maria Michi, Carmela Sazio, Gar Moore (115 min).
Paper Moon (1973) Directed by Peter Bogdanovich. Ryan O’Neal, Tatum O’Neal, Madeline Kahn. PG (2 stills).
Parvarish (1977) Directed by Manmohan Desi. Shammi Kapoor, Amitabh Bachchan, Vinod Khanna, Amjad Khan, Neetu Sing, Shabana Azmi. (2 images from tv screen)
The Patsy (1928) Directed by King Vidor. Marion Davies, Marie Dressler, Dell Henderson (64 minutes).(2 photos).
Pauline at the Beach (1983) Directed by Eric Rohmer. Amanda Langlet, Arielle Dombasle, Pascal Greggory (94 min.)
Pepe Le Moko (1937) Directed by Jules Duvivier. Jean Gabin, Mirelle Balin, Gabriel Gabrio, Marcel Dalio (93 min).(2 production stills).
Peter Pan (1924) Dir: Herbert Brenon. Betty Bronson, Mary Brian, Ernest Torrence (Color photo portrait of Mary Brian)
Peyton Place (1958) Directed by Mark Robson. Lana Turner, Diane Varsi, Hope Lange, Russ Tamblyn, Arthur Kennedy (150 min).
The Philadelphia Story (1941) Directed by George Cukor. Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, James Stewart, Ruth Hussey (112 min).(3 fan magazine clippings, 2 production stills, one costume on exhibit).
Piano (1993) Dir: Jane Campion. Holly Hunter, Harvey Keitel, Sam Neill, Anna Pacquin
Pickup on South Street (1953) Directed by Sam Fuller. Richard Widmark, Jean Peters, Thelma Ritter (80 min)
Picture Snatcher (1933) Directed by Lloyd Bacon. James Cagney, Ralph Bellamy, Patricia Ellis, Alice White, Ralf Harolde (78 min.)(Cagney carves a turkey in a 1932 fan magazine, publicity stills).
Pierrot le Fou (1966) Directed by Jean Luc Godard. Jean Paul Belmondo, Anna Karina (110 min) (2 photos)
Playtime (1967) Written, directed by and starring Jacques Tati (108 min).(4 production stills).
Pleasantville (1998) Written and directed by Gary Ross. Toby McGuire, Reese Witherspoon, William H. Macy, Joan Allen. (124 min).
The Producers (1968) Written and Directed by Mel Brooks. Zero Mostel, Gene Wilder, Kenneth Mars (88 min) (1 still).
The Professionals (1966) Written and directed by Richard Brooks. Lee Marvin, Burt Lancaster, Jack Palance, Claudia Cardinale (117 min). PG-13. (9 photos).
Psycho (1960) Directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Anthony Perkins, Janet Leigh, Vera Miles, John Gavin (109 min) PG-13.(1 still).
The Purchase Price (July,1932) Directed by William A. Wellman. Barbara Stanwyck, George Brent, Lyle Talbot, David Landau, Hardie Albright (68 min). (2 Production stills, 4 portraits).
Quai des Orfevres (1947) Written and Directed by Henri-Georges Clouzot. Louis Jouvet, Suzy Delair, Bernard Blier, Simone Renant (106 min).
A Raisin in the Sun (1961) Directed by Daniel Petrie. Sidney Poitier, Claudia McNeil, Ruby Dee, Diana Sands (128 min). (production still).
Rashomon (1950) Directed by Akira Kurosawa. Toshiro Mifune, Machiko Kyo, Takashi Shimura (88 min).(original poster).
Rear Window (1954) Dir: Alfred Hitchcock. James Stewart, Grace Kelly, Wendell Corey, Thelma Ritter. (B&W photo of Kelly, Prince Rainier)
Rebecca (1940) Directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Laurence Olivier, Joan Fontaine, Judith Anderson. (130 min).(6 stills).
Red Dust (1932) Dir: Victor Fleming. Clark Gable, Jean Harlow, Mary Astor (Fan magazine photos of Gable, Harlow)
Red Kimona (1925) Dir: Dorothy Davenport Reid and Walter Lang. Pricilla Bonner, Theodore von Eltz, Dorothy Davenport Reid. (B&W photos of Wallace and Dorothy Reid, Mrs. Wallace Reid).
Redskin (1929) Directed by Victor Schertzinger. With Richard Dix, Gladys Belmont, Jane Novak, Tully Marshall. (83 min.) Live piano accompaniment by David Drazin. Autographed photo of Dix and still from film, sheet music cover and lyrics to theme song, plus: notes on Harold Lloyd in Bliss (1919).
Rififi (1954) Directed by Jules Dassin. Jean Servais, Carl Mohner, Marie Sabouret and Perlo Vita (Dassin) (116 min). French with English subtitles. (Production still).
Road to Morocco (1942) Directed by David Butler. Bob Hope, Bing Crosby, Dorothy Lamour, Anthony Quinn (83 min).(3 fan magazine photos).
Roberta (1935) Directed by William Seiter. Irene Dunne, Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Randolph Scott (104 min.) (drawing of fashion show by moviediva, jr., B&W photo of Dunne, Scott, sheet music, costume stills) A collaboration: review is by moviediva, jr., but film notes by moviediva.
Roman Holiday (1953) Directed by William Wyler. Gregory Peck, Audrey Hepburn, Eddie Albert (119 min). (Fan magazine photo of Peck, 3 production stills, costume photo).
The Rules of the Game (1939) Written and directed by Jean Renoir. Marcel Dalio, Nora Gregor, Roland Toutain, Jean Renoir (110 min).(Production still).
Saboteur (1942) Directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Robert Cummings, Priscilla Lane (108 min).(2 photos).
Sanjuro (1962) Directed by Akira Kurosawa. Toshiro Mifune, Yuzo Kayama, Tatsuya Nakadai, Keiju Kobayashi (96 min).
Sansho the Bailiff (1954) Directed by Kenji Mizoguchi. Kinuyo Tanaka, Yoshiaki Hanayaki (124 min) (2 photos).
Scaramouche (1923) Directed by Rex Ingram. Ramon Novarro, Alice Terry, Lewis Stone. (101 or 127 min.) (Six stills from the "Photoplay Edition" of the novel, portrait of director Ingram).
Scarface (1932) Directed by Howard Hawks. Paul Muni, Karen Morley, Ann Dvorak, George Raft (90 min)(Production still and 4 scrapbook clippings).
The Scarlet Letter (1926) Directed by Victor Seastrom. Lillian Gish, Lars Hansen, Henry B. Walthall, Karl Dane. (100 min.) (B&W photos of crew on location, Hansen and Miss Gish, postcard of Dane, and moviediva's Lillian Gish autograph, from Miss Gish, herself!)
Scarlet Street (1945) Directed by Fritz Lang. Edward G. Robinson, Joan Bennett, Dan Duryea (103 min).
The Sea Hawk (1924) Directed by Frank Lloyd. Milton Sills, Enid Bennett, Wallace Beery (124 min.) (Publicity photos of Sills and Lloyd, photos from Photoplay Edition of The Sea Hawk, 2 color ad brochure).
Secret Agent (1936) Directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Madeleine Carroll, John Gielgud, Peter Lorre, Robert Young (86 min.) (B&W photo from the film, and fan magazine portrait of Carroll).
The Secret Six (1931) Directed by George Hill. Wallace Beery, Lewis Stone, John Mack Brown, Jean Harlow, Clark Gable (83 min). (Fan magazine portrait of Harlow. Photoplay review and photo).
Seven Samurai (1954) Directed by Akira Kurosawa. Takashi Shimura, Toshiro Mifune, Yoshio Inaba, Seiji Miyaguchi (207 min.)
The Seventh Seal (1957) Written and directed by Ingmar Bergman. Bengt Ekerot, Max von Sydow, Bibi Andersson (96 min).(production still).
The Seven Year Itch (1955) Directed by Billy Wilder. Marilyn Monroe, Tom Ewell, Evelyn Keyes (105 min) (Photos from play, Marilyn's white dress, designer Travilla)
Shadow of a Doubt (1943) Directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Joseph Cotten, Teresa Wright, Patricia Collinge, Hume Cronyn (108 min).(2 fan magazine photos, production still)
Sherlock, Jr. (1924) Written, directed by and starring Buster Keaton. With Kathryn McGuire and Joe Keaton (44 min).
Show People (1928) Dir: King Vidor. William Haines, Marion Davies (B&W glamour photos of Davies, Haines, 2 production stills)
Skyscraper Souls (1932) Directed by Edgar Selwyn. Warren William, Maureen O'Sullivan, Gregory Ratoff, Anita Page, Veree Teasdale, Norman Foster, Jean Hersholt, Wallace Ford (99 min.)(Pictures from the Photoplay Edition of the novel)
Sleeper (1972) Written, directed and starring, with musical direction and clarinet solos by Woody Allen. With Diane Keaton, John Beck, Mary Gregory (88 min). Rated PG. (production still).
So Big (April,1932) Directed by William A. Wellman. Barbara Stanwyck, George Brent, Dickie Moore, Bette Davis, Hardie Albright (80 min).(2 Production stills, 4 portraits).
Solva Saal (16 Years Old) (1958) Directed by Raj Khosla. Dev Anand, Waheeda Rahman (150 min).
Sons of the Desert (1933) Directed by William A. Seiter. Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Charlie Chase (68 min) (Production Still).
Sparrows (1926) Directed by William Beaudine. Mary Pickford, Roy Stewart, Gustav von Seyffertitz (84 min).
Speedy (1928) Directed by Ted Wilde. Harold Lloyd, Ann Christy, Bert Woodruff and Babe Ruth (as himself) (85 min).
Stagecoach (1939) Directed by John Ford. John Wayne, Claire Trevor, John Carradine, Thomas Mitchell (97 min.) (Fan magazine photos of Wayne, Trevor and photo of Ford on location in Monument Valley).
Storm Over Asia (1928) Directed by V.I. Pudovkin. Starring Valeri Inkizhinov (140 min.)(Production Still).
Stray Dog (1949) Written and directed by Akira Kurosawa. Toshiro Mifune, Takashi Shimura (122 min).
Streetcar Named Desire (1951) Directed by Elia Kazan. Marlon Brando, Vivien Leigh, Kim Hunter, Karl Malden (122min).(3 photos)
Sullivan's Travels (1941) Written and Directed by Preston Sturges. Joel McCrea, Veronica Lake, Robert Warwick, William Demarest, Franklin Pangborn (90 min).(Production still and glamour portraits of Lake, McCrea).
Sunny Side Up (1929) Directed by David Butler. Janet Gaynor, Charles Farrell, Sharon Lynn, Frank Richardson, Marjorie White, El Brendel (120 min) (6 stills).
Sun Valley Serenade (1941) Directed by H. Bruce Humberstone. Sonja Henie, John Payne, Glenn Miller, Milton Berle, Lynn Bari, Joan Davis, The Nicholas Brothers, Dorothy Dandridge (86 min.)(3 fan magazine photos). A collaboration: review is by moviediva, jr., but film notes by moviediva.
Sweet Smell of Success (1957) Directed by Alexander Mackendrick. Burt Lancaster, Tony Curtis, Susan Harrison, Martin Milner (96 min). (3 fan magazine photos, 1 still).
Tell It To The Marines (1927) Directed by George Hill. Lon Chaney, William Haines, Eleanor Boardman (100 min.) (Photo from film, fan magazine portrait of Boardman, glamour shot of Chaney)
That Night In Rio (1941) Directed by Irving Cummings. Alice Faye, Don Ameche, Carmen Miranda (90 min.) 10 photos.
That Night in Rio (1941) A review by moviediva, jr. with her drawings of Carmen Miranda.
They Made Me a Criminal (1939) Directed by Busby Berkeley. John Garfield, Claude Rains, Gloria Dickson, May Robson, Ann Sheridan (92 min).(3 movie star scrapbook photos).
The Thief of Bagdad (1924) Directed by Raoul Walsh. Douglas Fairbanks, Julanne Johnstone, Anna Mae Wong. (139 min) (11 stills).
The Third Man (1949) Dir: Carol Reed. Written by Graham Greene. Orson Welles, Joseph Cotton, Alida Valli . (Color glamour photo of Joseph Cotten)
The Three Ages (1923) Directed by Buster Keaton and Eddie Cline. Buster Keaton, Margaret Leahy, Wallace Beery. Review by moviediva. jr; notes by moviediva. (Three production stills)
Three on a Match (1932) Directed by Mervyn Le Roy. Ann Dvorak, Joan Blondell, Bette Davis, Warren William, Humphrey Bogart (63 min). (10 scrapbook images).
Three Penny Opera (1931) Dir: G.W.Pabst. Rudolf Forster, Carola Neher, Lotte Lenya (B&W photo of Lenya)
Three Stooges 75th Anniversary Program (1934-47) Various Directors. Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard, Shemp Howard. (Seven two-reel (18 minute) shorts. (5 photos)
3 Women (1977) Written and Directed by Robert Altman. Shelley Duvall, Sissy Spacek, Janice Rule (125 min). (Duo Portrait)
To Kill a Mockingbird (1964) Directed by Richard Mulligan. Gregory Peck, Mary Badham, Phillip Alford, Robert Duvall (129 min) (2 production stills).
Tokyo Story (1953) Directed by Yasujiro Ozu. Chishu Ryu, Chieko Higashiyama. (136 min).
Topkapi (1964) Directed by Jules Dassin. Melina Mercouri, Maximilian Schell, Robert Morley, Peter Ustinov, Robert Morley (119 min). (6 photos).
Touchez Pas au Grisbi (1954) Directed by Jacques Becker. Jean Gabin, René Dary, Jeanne Moreau (94 min).
Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948) Directed by John Huston. Humphrey Bogart, Walter Huston, Tim Holt (126 min.)(3 production stills, one Oscar night portrait, and moviediva's first sound clip!)
Two Seconds (1932) Directed by Mervyn Le Roy. Edward G. Robinson, Preston Foster, Vivienne Osborne (68 minutes) (2 production stills, 3 scrapbook items)
(Untitled) (2009) Directed by Jonathan Parker. Adam Goldberg, Marley Shelton, Zac Orth, Lucy Punch (96 min).
Vertigo (1958) Directed by Alfred Hitchcock. James Stewart, Kim Novak, Barbara Bel Geddes (128 min).(Production still).
Viridiana (1961) Dir: Luis Bunuel. Silvia Pinal, Francisco Rabal, Fernando Rey (B&W photo of Pinal, Rey)
Walkabout (1971) Directed and photographed by Nicolas Roeg. Jenny Agutter, Lucien John, David Gumpilil (100 min). (5 photos)
Wall Street (1987) Written and directed by Oliver Stone. Charlie Sheen, Michael Douglas, Darryl Hannah, Martin Sheen (125 min) (3 photos).
The Way of a Girl (1925) Directed by Robert G. Vignola. Eleanor Boardman, Matt Moore. 6 Reels (an hour or so?) (Costume check still, newpaper clipping, sketch).
The Wedding March (1928) Directed by Erich von Stroheim. Erich von Stroheim, Fay Wray, Maude George, George Fawcett, ZaSu Pitts (109 min). (2 production stills, Stroheim directing, cover of sheet music).
The Wild Party (1929) Dir: Dorothy Arzner. Clara Bow, Frederic March. (B&W photo from the film, 2 fan magazine photos of Bow, glamour portrait of March and still from Wings, review and ad from Photoplay).
Wild Strawberries (1957) Written and Directed by Ingmar Bergman. Victor Sjostrom, Bibi Andersson, Ingrid Thulin (90 min).
Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? (1957) Directed by Frank Tashlin. Jayne Mansfield, Tony Randall, Joan Blondell, Henry Jones. (93 min).
Wings (1927) Directed by William A. Wellman. Richard Arlen, Charles "Buddy" Rogers, Clara Bow, Jobyna Ralston (139 min.) (Portrait of three stars, stills from Photoplay edition of the novel).
The Women (1939) Dir: George Cukor. Norma Shearer, Joan Crawford, Paulette Goddard, Joan Fontaine.(Color portraits of Goddard, Fontaine; B&W cheesecake photo of Crawford, posed glamour portrait, portrait of Strongheart, Loos sells nail polish).
You'll Find Out (1940) Directed by David Butler. Kay Kyser and his Orchestra, Boris Karloff, Bela Lugosi, Peter Lorre (97 min). (3 stills, one poster, 2 paper dolls).
Z (1969) Directed by Costa-Gavras. Yves Montand, Jean-Louis Trintigant, Irene Papas (127 min). French with English subtitles. Rated PG
Ziegfeld Girl (1941) Directed by Robert Z. Leonard and Busby Berkeley. James Stewart, Judy Garland, Hedy Lamarr, Lana Turner (132 min). 10 images from the 1941 paper doll book.
(All photos from Moviediva's personal collection of Movie Star scrapbooks unless otherwise credited).