John Barrymore and Errol Flynn
Classic Hollywood Myths

Myth: John Barrymore’s friends stole his corpse

In Classic Hollywood Myths we take a look at all the myths about the Golden Age of Hollywood. What really happened? Are these ‘urban legends’ true or false? Classic Hollywood Central looks into it! Myth: John Barrymore’s friends, also known as ‘The Bundy Drive Boys’, stole his corpse to have one more night of fun …

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Classic Hollywood Love Stories

Classic Hollywood Love Stories: Rita Hayworth & Orson Welles

Rita Hayworth was the glamorous movie star and Orson Welles the brilliant director. For awhile, they were the perfect match. Although their relationship didn’t last, they never stopped loving each other. Classic Hollywood Central takes a look at some of Classic Hollywood’s real-life love stories and continues this journey with the story of Rita Hayworth …

Barbara and Robert in love
Classic Hollywood Love Stories

Classic Hollywood Love Stories: Barbara Stanwyck and Robert Taylor

When Barbara Stanwyck and Robert Taylor met, a new Hollywood power couple was born. The town was stunned when this stable, down to earth marriage eventually broke down, but their love would live on throughout the years. Classic Hollywood Central takes a look at some of Classic Hollywood’s real-life love stories and continues this journey …

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Movies

Giant (1956)

Genre: Drama Description: Giant is an epic that follows the family of a Texas cattle rancher over the course of 25 years. Bick Benedict Jr. (Rock Hudson) falls in love and marries socialite Leslie Lynton (Elizabeth Taylor) from Maryland. Leslie struggles with adjusting to Bick’s family and the Texan culture. Meanwhile, Bick’s nemesis Jett Rink …

Henry Fonda and James Stewart having fun
Classic Hollywood Friendships

Classic Hollywood Friendships: Henry Fonda & James Stewart

In Classic Hollywood Friendships we take a look at the strong bonds some actors formed along the way. Although Hollywood isn’t known for being the most authentic place, some genuine friendships were built here. In a place where you never know who to trust, these people knew that they had each other’s backs. We start …