Someday, perhaps, some bold internationalist will consecrate an alley off Hollywood Boulevard to those other superstars of world cinema—the ones who never made it to America. I'm thinking of the Chinese silent-movie diva Ruan Lingyu, the Czech comedy team Werich and Voskovec, the Hindi all-rounder Raj Kapoor, the Anglo-German operetta queen Lillian Harvey, the Argentine tango god Carlos Gardel, the Soviet songbird Lyubov Orlova, and the Neapolitan comic born Prince Antonio Vincenzo Stefano Clemente de Curtis Gagliardi, otherwise known... More >>>