Actresses of the 50s and 60s

Archive for the ‘1927’ Category

Sandra Dee and Gina Lollobrigida with Bobby Darin and Rock Hudson

In 1927, 1942, American, Italian on August 19, 2017 at 3:19 am

Come September (1961). The Sandra Dee-Bobby Darin romance, the star power and chemistry of Gina Lollobrigida and Rock Hudson, and such glamorous Italian locations as Rome and Portofino made “Come September” a box office hit – and the critics liked it, too. Bosley Crowther in the New York Times called Lollobrigida “a superb comedienne, making the mistress a model of dexterity and physical allure.” TCM.

 

Susan Cabot 1927 – 1986

In 1927, American on August 14, 2017 at 1:08 pm

A judge on Tuesday convicted Timothy Scott Roman of involuntary manslaughter in the 1986 bludgeoning death of his mother, actress Susan Cabot, famed for her roles in B-movies and her romance with Jordan’s King Hussein. Read the rest of this entry »

Susan Cabot 1927 – 1986

In 1927, American on August 14, 2017 at 1:01 pm

Susan Cabot (1927 – 1986). “Once romantically linked to Jordan’s King Hussein, Susan Cabot is portrayed in court records as an aging beauty whose short-lived acting career in low-budget films of the 1950s faded long before her death… She is said to have suffered recurrent mental breakdowns and to have withdrawn into a reclusive existence in her hilltop home, which was falling into disrepair. The interior, judging from court file photographs, belies its posh setting, with its panoramic view of the San Fernando Valley. Photos show clothing, bags of garbage, stacks of newspapers and magazines and other items piled high and strewn about. Every room photographed shows a high degree of disarray.” LA Times.

Susan Cabot 1927 – 1986

In 1927, American on August 14, 2017 at 12:45 pm

Susan Cabot (1927 – 1986): on screen 1950 – 1959 in B-grade movies including Viking Women (1957) and The Wasp Woman (1959). Her son beat her to death with an iron bar.

Gina Lollobrigida

In 1927, Italian on July 25, 2017 at 12:18 pm

Gina Lollobrigida: Italian beauty, born 1927, in films from 1946.

Gina Lollobrigida

In 1927, Italian on July 25, 2017 at 12:16 pm

Gina Lollobrigida: Italian beauty, born 1927, in films from 1946.

Gina Lollobrigida

In 1927, Italian on July 25, 2017 at 11:58 am

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Gina Lollobrigida by the pool

In 1927, Italian on July 23, 2017 at 11:41 am

Gina Lollobrigida: Italian beauty, born 1927, in films from 1946.

Gina Lollobrigida

In 1927, Italian on March 27, 2017 at 10:05 pm

Gina Lollobrigida: Italian beauty, born 1927, in films from 1946.

Gina Lollobrigida 1961

In 1927, Italian on March 14, 2017 at 6:56 am

Gina Lollobrigida: Italian actress in the American drama Go Naked in The World (1961) co-starring Italian-Americans Ernest Borgnine and Anthony Franciosa.