The Stuff That Dreams Are Made Of...

A lover of classic Hollywood cinema & the small screen. And all the glorious men and women of yesteryear that made us love the flickering screen...(and the massive amounts of coffee that allow me to watch & enjoy all of this into the wee hours) With yours truly as your host,
Mary XOXO >>>>>> Please visit my other blogs: XLUVJERRY http://xluvjerry.tumblr.com/ (Jerry Lewis worship) and Pervert Your Sense of Decorum (everything else) http://night-mary.tumblr.com/
Rare photo of MM and SD,Jr
Cool cats

Rare photo of MM and SD,Jr

Cool cats

obsolete-obsessions:

The men of old Hollywood taking a vacation

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A young Clark Gable. Gorgeous.

A young Clark Gable. Gorgeous.

Margaret Tyne and Harry Belafonte.

Margaret Tyne and Harry Belafonte.

Elizabeth Taylor, who has been quoted as saying “I have the emotions of a child in the body of a woman. I was rushed into womanhood for the movies. It caused me long moments of unhappiness and doubt.”

Elizabeth Taylor, who has been quoted as saying “I have the emotions of a child in the body of a woman. I was rushed into womanhood for the movies. It caused me long moments of unhappiness and doubt.”

Portrait of Sean Connery, looking dark and alluring.

Portrait of Sean Connery, looking dark and alluring.

Man, Ray Milland sure was a tasty dish as a young man…

Man, Ray Milland sure was a tasty dish as a young man…

Get to know me - Favourite male characters [1/5]
↳ Norman Bates, Psycho (1960)

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sinematopya:

Alfred Hitchcock with 53 film reels of his own movies

sinematopya:

Alfred Hitchcock with 53 film reels of his own movies

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James Stewart and Kim Novak in Bell, Book and Candle, 1958.

James Stewart and Kim Novak in Bell, Book and Candle, 1958.

R.I.P. Mickey Rooney
September 23, 1920 – April 6, 2014
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R.I.P. Mickey Rooney

September 23, 1920 – April 6, 2014

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Dean Martin’s daughter Deana and her mom Jeanne, on the celebration of Jeanne’s birthday.
Source:Deana Martin’s Facebook

Dean Martin’s daughter Deana and her mom Jeanne, on the celebration of Jeanne’s birthday.

Source:Deana Martin’s Facebook

Carole Lombard and Clark Gable at the Gone With The Wind premiere, December 1939

(Source: dianapowell, via thefilmcanister)

Humphrey Bogart with his third wife Mayo Methot. Bogart and  Methot, who once stabbed him with a butcher’s knife, were known as the ‘Battling Bogarts’ during their seven year marriage, 1938-1945.

Humphrey Bogart with his third wife Mayo Methot. Bogart and  Methot, who once stabbed him with a butcher’s knife, were known as the ‘Battling Bogarts’ during their seven year marriage, 1938-1945.

#Happy88JerryLewis
A very Happy Birthday wish to Mr. Jerry Lewis, 88 years young today.
He is a national comedic treasure and we are lucky to have him still among us and going strong!
Source: Friars Club on Twitter

#Happy88JerryLewis

A very Happy Birthday wish to Mr. Jerry Lewis, 88 years young today.

He is a national comedic treasure and we are lucky to have him still among us and going strong!

Source: Friars Club on Twitter