Alice White’s natural hair color was reddish-brown but she eventually dyed it Blonde to stop comparisons to another star, Clara Bow.
Various stars attending the premiere of The Circus in 1928. From left to right: Vilma Banky & Rod La Roque, W.C. Fields, Dolores Costello & John Barrymore, Lilyan Tashman & Edmund Lowe, Billie Dove, Charlie Chaplin (x)
"Her emotions were close to the surface. She could cry on demand, opening the floodgate of tears almost as soon as I asked her to weep. She was dynamite, full of nervous energy and vitality and pitifully eager to please everyone".
Frank Tuttle about Clara Bow
Beyond the Rocks (1922)
Charlie Chaplin and Douglas Fairbanks skiing in Switzerland, 1932
Gloria Swanson and Lionel Barrymore in Sadie Thompson, 1928
Norma Shearer peers through a pair of curtains in a scene from the film ‘The Demi-Bride’ 1926
Following the sad post with a somewhat happier one. I just want to get an idea of who you all love the most so I know who or what to post in the near future. I really want to make this tumblr more active with photos and gifs. Also, I’d like to post more of your favorites instead of just my own.
What are everyone’s favorite silent films and/or actors?