Monty Clift

  • Blogs

    May 8, 2012

    Hollywood Icons At Their Most Sexy And Contemplative: A Montage

    Photog extraordinaire Leo Fuchs caputured celebs' intimate moments starting in the 1950s. His black and white portraits have gone on sale today at But before you buy, let me sell you on their beauty.

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2012

    Movie Stars Who Turned Down Legendary Roles

    We all know about classic stuff like Cary Grant making sure they cast Rex Harrison in My Fair Lady instead of him, and Doris Day not tarnishing her image by doing The Graduate--a part that would have resulted in her still working today. But here are some other weird cinematic decisions, courtesy of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 9, 2011

    More Half-Naked Hollywood Hotties

    ​You loved the last batch, so here are more bathing-suited matinee idols from the old days, courtesy of Hollywood historian Gregory Moore. Above is the delectable Fernando Lamas, looking ready for a big splash. And below you'll find such hubba-hubba heartthrobs as: John Gavin, George Brent, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 23, 2010

    Who's The Best Male Movie Actor of the Sound Era?

    ​My choices in ranked order: (1) James Stewart (2) Robert DeNiro (3) Spencer Tracy (4) Jack Nicholson (5) Jack Lemmon

  • Blogs

    November 17, 2009

    Cut Gay Scenes From From Here To Eternity Revealed!

    ​The classic 1951 novel From Here To Eternity could have been From Queer To Eternity, if only the publisher hadn't caved in to Catholic group pressure and made author James Jones cut the gay stuff.

  • Blogs

    May 29, 2009

    The Best Lines Ever Spoken!

    What are the wittiest remarks ever uttered--not on screen where they've been scripted and rehearsed, but in actual life? Among my personal faves are:

  • Blogs

    March 26, 2009

    The Best Headlines Evah!

    I often dream up amazing headlines (and even subheads) and think, "Wow, that's clever! If only there were a story to go with it!" So I simply keep the headlines on file just in case the proper cart comes along to be pulled by the horse. For example:

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    January 24, 2006
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    October 14, 2003