Sex Symbol of the 19 Teens: Theda Bara

Cast yourself back through the decades of film history;  past Farrah Fawcett, Sophia Loren and Marilyn Monroe; past Hedy LaMarr, Rita Hayworth, and Betty Grable; all the way to the beginning. There you will find Hollywood and cinema first sex symbol. She was dark, exotic and mysterious or  so the Hollywood studio hype machine would…

LBJBR’S Guide to French Actresses: Isabelle Huppert

French actresses are like forbidden treasures to younger film buffs. They are the exact opposite of  their American counterparts. The difference were especially pronounced in times of  the bygone era. Whereas the American actresses were children, the French weren’t afraid of anything, They could laugh, cry, or any emotion upon  request. They were not only…