I’ll come and make love to you at five o’clock. If I’m late start without me. ~ Tallulah Bankhead
Letty Lynton: You know I never kiss anyone before one o’clock.
I have no fear of aging. I am still working. When you are young you suffer and worry so much more - everything is so important and serious, but with time things get better. ~ Catherine Deneuve
Dinner at Eight (M-G-M, 1933)
Kitty: Politics? Ha! You couldn’t get into politics. You couldn’t get in anywhere. You couldn’t even get in the mens’ room at the Astor!
Doris: Who gave you permission to read my panties?
Some of the most intense affairs are between actors and characters. There’s a fire in the human heart and we jump into it with the same obsession as we have with our lovers. ~ Sigourney Weaver
She was the greatest star in the world…the greatest actress…she could do anything. ~ William Wellman
In America you can go on the air and kid the politicians, and the politicians can go on the air and kid the people. ~ Groucho Marx
Venus 1929 par excellence ~ Cecil Beaton
I was on cloud nine all the time. After I made my hit in Salome, Universal sent me to New York so I could learn to be a proper movie star. ~ Yvonne De Carlo
Fred Astaire represented the aristocracy, I represented the proletariat. ~ Gene Kelly
TMC is screening An American in Paris and Singin’ in the Rain tonight [x]
Every star has that certain something that stands out and compels us to notice them. -As for me I have always believed my most compelling quality to be my inner strength, something I am easily able to share with an audience. I’m very comfortable in my own skin. I never thought my looks would have anything to do with becoming a star. Yet it seems that in some ways they did. ~ Maureen O’Hara