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In Pieces: Life Lessons from Sally Field

  Everyone has a story to tell, but not everyone has the talent for it. Sally Field does. Not just that, but she peels off every layer of intimate feelings in doing so, and if with most autobiographies, regardless of … Read More

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Film Noir Style: Peggy Cummins in Gun Crazy

Film noir style Peggy Cummins in Gun Crazy

What drives her? Bored by normal life, she wants “things”. The desire for “money and all the things it will buy” is what motivates her. In Gun Crazy, Peggy Cummins plays Annie Laurie Starr, one of the deadliest femmes fatales. Read More

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Interview with Film Graphic Designer Annie Atkins

In our interview, Annie Atkins talks about why a film graphic designer’s work is usually meant to remain unseen, about her experience working with Wes Anderson and … Read More

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Veronica Lake in The Blue Dahlia and Her Star Image Making

In The Blue Dahlia, 1946, Veronica Lake’s wardrobe bore the hallmarks of a film noir protagonist, but it also fit Lake’s star image. Read More

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The Culture Trip: November Newsletter

November Newsletter: The Culture Trip Read More

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