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My Review of Seen from the Wings: Luise Rainer. My Mother, The Journey and an Interview with the Book’s Author, Francesca Knittel Bowyer

When I think about underappreciated actresses from the Golden Age of Hollywood, I realize that a multitude of women don't receive the attention and respect that they deserve today, but few actresses fit this description better than Luise Rainer. Despite holding her own in exceptionally challenging roles and becoming the first person, male or female,… Continue reading My Review of Seen from the Wings: Luise Rainer. My Mother, The Journey and an Interview with the Book’s Author, Francesca Knittel Bowyer

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The Marathon Stars Blogathon is Here! — Day One Recap

I can hardly remember a time when I've been so thrilled about the arrival of a blogathon! I've had such a wonderful time discovering the work of the incredible Pier Angeli, and I really hope that all of our participants have had as much fun as I have watching movies starring the actor or actress… Continue reading The Marathon Stars Blogathon is Here! — Day One Recap

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31 Days of Oscar Blogathon: Luise Rainer’s Back-to-Back Oscar Wins

  After a long time away from this blog, I'm finally back with my first post of the year! Today I'll be talking about legendary actress Luise Rainer and how becoming the first back-to-back Oscar winner changed the course of her life and career. I'd like to start by thanking the three lovely hosts of… Continue reading 31 Days of Oscar Blogathon: Luise Rainer’s Back-to-Back Oscar Wins