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Greta Garbo (born Greta Lovisa Gustafsson; Swedish: ...

wikipedia - 18 Sep 2017
Greta Garbo (born Greta Lovisa Gustafsson; Swedish: [ˈɡreːˈta lʊˈviːˈsa ˈɡɵstafˈsɔn]; 18 September 1905 – 15 April 1990), was a Swedish-born American film actress during the 1920s and 1930s. Garbo was nominated three times for the Academy Award for Best Actress and received an honorary one in 1954 for her "luminous and unforgettable screen performances." In 1999, the American Film Institute ranked Garbo fifth on their list of the greatest female stars of Classic Hollywood Cinema, after Ka
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Ruan Lingyu: The Greta Garbo of China

BBC News - 30 Oct 2017
Silent film was still the only artform and that allowed Ruan, master of the stunning close-up and the nuanced gesture, to shoot to stardom in the 1930s – as Greta Garbo had in Hollywood the previous decade. Flower of Shanghai. During her years with the ...
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Designer Azzedine Alaia, known for clingy styles, dies

New York Daily News - 19 Nov 2017
Alaia sometimes was dubbed the "king of cling" for the sculptural, formfitting designs he first popularized during the 1980s and updated over the decades. His clients included women as diverse as Michelle Obama, Lady Gaga, Grace Jones and Greta Garbo.
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On the big screen: Tragically Hip, Garbo, Khan and more

Buffalo News - 17 Nov 2017
The Old Chestnut Film Society continues its spotlight on Greta Garbo with the 1935 tragedy “Anna Karenina” at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 17 in the Philip Sheridan School, 3200 Elmwood Ave., Tonawanda. It's part of the group's fall series of movies focusing on ...
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4 greatest actresses

Tempo - 19 Nov 2017
HEPBURN – Surprisingly, “World Cinema” did not give Katharine Hepburn special feature which was accorded Greta Garbo, Marlene Dietrich, and Bette Davis. No matter, Ms. Hepburn's four Oscars for best actress speak for themselves. Her Oscar-winning ...
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What is it about mysterious women that makes them so attractive?

VOGUE India - 24 Oct 2017
As the age of oversharing reaches its crescendo, the reclusive wiles of Greta Garbo and the seductive intrigue of Rekha hold special allure. Vogue ponders the charm of the women of mystery. The trope of the mysterious woman might lie in a form of ...
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William Frye, Agent, Producer and Hollywood Raconteur, Dies at 96

Hollywood Reporter - 11 Nov 2017
The producer also was close for more than a decade with the elusive Greta Garbo — she "was famous for canceling at the last minute, although she never did it to me," he wrote in an entertaining piece titled "The Garbo Next Door" for Vanity Fair in 2000.
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Love, Cecil: Documentary Portrait Of A Queer Icon

Curve Magazine - 14 Nov 2017
The self-taught artist and polymath was a trans-continental phenomenon for over 50 years and even if you don't know it, you will have seen his innovative portraiture capturing other queer icons such as Greta Garbo, Katharine Hepburn and Marlene ...
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Spoil yourself, big time

Gisborne Herald - 18 Nov 2017
Among other notables who have entrusted themselves to La Prairie are Charles de Gaulle, Emperor Hirohito, members of the British Royal Family, Sir Winston Churchill, Marlene Dietrich, Greta Garbo, Marilyn Monroe and Pablo Picasso. It's all part of the ...
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Der Meister der Kurven

ZEIT ONLINE - 18 Nov 2017
Bevor Frauen wie Grace Jones, Madonna, Tina Turner oder Naomi Campbell – Lieblingsmodel und beste Freundin – seine Kreationen trugen, hatte er auch schon Kleider für Greta Garbo, Cécile de Rothschild oder Claudette Colbert gefertigt. Die Schwester ...
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Christine McVie is ready to stomp her feet at Hard Rock Live - 08 Nov 2017
No longer the Greta Garbo of rock 'n' roll, Christine McVie sounds energized by the new album of music she has created with Mac guitarist Lindsey Buckingham and what this musical relationship, interrupted by her 15 years in semi-retirement, may yield.
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WILLIAMS: The story of West Baden Springs Hotel - 15 Nov 2017
In their heyday, the two hotels boasted of hosting celebrities ranging from gangsters (Diamond Jim Brady and Al Capone) to movie stars (Abbott and Costello, Lana Turner, Bob Hope, John Barrymore, Greta Garbo) and politicians (Franklin Roosevelt, Ronald ...

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