Showbiz Imagery and Chicanery
click to watch this rare 1934 Universal film

click to watch this rare 1934 Universal film

they also made nuclear weapons, you know.

they also made nuclear weapons, you know.

creature feature, the late late show, shock theater - many different names for the same sort of idea. the dawn of the late night monster movie - 1958.

creature feature, the late late show, shock theater - many different names for the same sort of idea. the dawn of the late night monster movie - 1958.

young Roger Corman

young Roger Corman

Phil Silvers in Top Banana

Phil Silvers in Top Banana

a bit overdramatic, if you ask me

a bit overdramatic, if you ask me

I hope I get some George Gobel presents for X-mas

I hope I get some George Gobel presents for X-mas

Tom Wolfe threatened to sue Russ Meyer over this totally bogus credit.

Tom Wolfe threatened to sue Russ Meyer over this totally bogus credit.

character comic Harvey Lembeck became a Hollywood staple as an acting teacher in the 1970s. Robin Williams was just one of his many students.

character comic Harvey Lembeck became a Hollywood staple as an acting teacher in the 1970s. Robin Williams was just one of his many students.

the new improved ZOOMAR

the new improved ZOOMAR

famed director William Wyler toils in anonymity doing lame contract work for Universal

famed director William Wyler toils in anonymity doing lame contract work for Universal

Harold Lloyd’s first talkie, now in production

Harold Lloyd’s first talkie, now in production

with an Abe Lincoln beard.

with an Abe Lincoln beard.

one of comedy’s great character actors - Jimmy Finlayson

one of comedy’s great character actors - Jimmy Finlayson

the stark image of Karloff-Lugosi

the stark image of Karloff-Lugosi