worshipping beauty from a safe distance

The worship of feminine pulchritude. Not work safe, not politically correct, not suitable for under 18s.


Vintage Pop Fictions: Richard Marsh’s The Beetle

This is is certainly one very bizarre and outrageous book. Although it’s a mystery it contains very definite elements of the gothic, it involves supernatural or apparently supernatural events, and there’s some horror.




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ravinmaven:

Kay Francis, William Powell, Carole LombardLadies’ Man 1931

ravinmaven:

Kay Francis, William Powell, Carole Lombard
Ladies’ Man 1931

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Classic Movie Ramblings: Red Light (1949)

Neglected film noir gem starring George Raft, Virginia Mayo and Raymond Burr.




Léon-François Comerre, l’Odalisque au tambourin. More at Strange Tears.

Léon-François Comerre, l’Odalisque au tambourin. More at Strange Tears.




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antipahtico:

Nancy Kovack

antipahtico:

Nancy Kovack

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 Dick Powell stars with Claire Trevor and Anne Shirley in Edward Dmytryk Murder, My Sweet (1944), adapted from Raymond Chandler’s Farewell, My Lovely. Reviewed at Classic Movie Ramblings.




Richard Vernon and Michael Aldridge in the unconventional cult 1965 espionage/crime TV series The Man in Room 17. Reviewed at Cult TV Lounge.

Richard Vernon and Michael Aldridge in the unconventional cult 1965 espionage/crime TV series The Man in Room 17. Reviewed at Cult TV Lounge.




frostineshake:

the60sbazaar:

Jane Fonda in costume for Barbarella 

Same

frostineshake:

the60sbazaar:

Jane Fonda in costume for Barbarella 

Same

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