Actresses of the 50s and 60s

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Romina Power in ‘Justine’ (1969)

In 1951, American on August 20, 2017 at 3:09 am

Marquis de Sade: Justine (1969). The perils of financing independent films mean that sometimes you get a bad actor forced upon you. Director Jess Franco’s millstone was Romina Power, daughter of Tyrone. Jess describes her as no better than “a piece of furniture”, and “a passenger” on the production. Spitting the words out, he despairs that “most of the time she didn’t even know we were shooting”. BBC DVD Reviews.

Yvonne Monlaur 1939 – 2017

In 1939, French, Uncategorized on August 10, 2017 at 12:49 pm

Yvonne Monlaur: French actress, born 1939, in Hammer Horror films.

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Marlene Wiese

In German on August 10, 2017 at 11:29 am

Marlene Wiese: German actress with 3 credits: Innocent Girls Abroad (1972), The Holiday in Majorca (1973) and Yodeling Is No Sin (1974).

Brigitte Maier

In 1952, German on August 8, 2017 at 10:44 am

Brigitte Maier: German-born American actress in the Brazilian feature film The Margin (1967) and adult films 1971 – 1978.

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Elsa Martinelli 1935 – 2017

In 1935, Italian on August 4, 2017 at 11:31 am

July 10, 2017 | Variety | ROME — Italian actress Elsa Martinelli, who starred opposite Kirk Douglas in the 1955 Western “The Indian Fighter” and went on to gain international recognition working with such directors as Mario Monicelli, Roger Vadim, Orson Welles, Howard Hawks, and Elio Petri, died Saturday in Rome. She was 82.

Jane Birkin

In 1946, British on August 4, 2017 at 11:27 am

Jane Birkin: British-born (1946) model, dolly bird, swinging sixties icon, muse of Serge Gainsbourg.

Maj-Britt Mannson

In Swedish on August 4, 2017 at 11:22 am

Maj-Britt Mannson: one credit: The Secretary in the segment “The Stone Age”, The Nine Ages of Nakedness (1969) directed by sleaze director George Harrison Marks.

Catherine Deneuve by David Bailey for Playboy 1965

In 1943, French on August 3, 2017 at 12:58 pm

An actress, model and philanthropist, France-born Catherine Deneuve was first a star in Europe in the 1960s, but had become a household name in North America by the 1970s. She was first featured in Playboy in 1963 at the age of 20, and went on to be pictured in the magazine more than a dozen times over the next several years. Ask Men.

Barbara Bach in ‘Caveman’ 1981

In 1947, American on August 3, 2017 at 12:53 pm

Barbara Bach Portrait From Caveman 24x36 Poster Print

Barbara Bach: American model, born Barbara Goldbach 1947, began her acting acting career in Europe after marrying an Italian, played a Soviet agent in The Spy Who Loved Me (1977), appeared with then-husband Ringo Starr in Caveman (1981).

Edy Williams

In 1942, American on August 3, 2017 at 12:47 pm

Edy Williams (born 1942): from unnamed call-girl in sexploitation shocker A House Is Not A Home (1964), to Russ Meyer’s Beyond the Valley of the Dolls (1970) to a final screen role as Emanuelle the European Sex Bomb in Bad Girls from Mars (1990).