Archive for December, 2012
“I was born at the age of 12
on a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer lot.”
Marlon Brando was one of only three
professional actors, along with Charlie
Chaplin and Marilyn Monroe, to be named
by Time magazine as one of their
100 Persons of the Century in 1999.
In 1928 Clara Bow was the highest paid
movie star in films, receiving $35,000 per week.
“I don’t make pictures just to make money.
I make money to make more pictures.”
“I don’t particularly enjoy publicity,
it seems to just follow me around.”
“I want to grow old without facelifts.
I want to have the courage to be loyal
to the face I’ve made.”
“Nobody ever ‘went Hollywood’. They were
already that way when they got here.
Hollywood just brought it out in them.”
Ronald Reagan during
a 1950’s interview.
Spirit of Christmas Present:
“No! You don’t like Christmas!”
“Yes! Yes I do! I like Christmas! I LOVE Christmas!”
Reginald Owen as Ebenezer Scrooge in
“A Christmas Carol” (1938)
“When we recall Christmas past, we usually find
that the simplest things, not the great occasions,
give off the greatest glow of happiness.”
“Look, Daddy. Teacher says, every time
a bell rings an angel gets his wings.”
Karolyn Grimes as Zuzu Bailey in
“It’s A Wonderful Life” (1946)