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The Reason Robert Mitchum Was In Such High Demand As An Actor

Many movie stars of the Hollywood Golden Age were “the strong, silent type” — Robert Mitchum was definitely one of them. That silence and piercing gaze meant Mitchum could play villains more convincingly than many of his contemporaries. He played not one but two serial killers — Harry Powell in “The Night of The Hunter” […]

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With Rhonda Fleming’s Death, These 19 Hitchcock Actors Remain

Rhonda Fleming died last Wednesday in Santa Monica, California. The 97-year-old actress, who had left a successful 15-year career as a leading lady in studio films 60 years ago, was correctly noted in her obituaries as “the Queen of Technicolor” because of her flaming red hair, as well as her significant presence as a film […]

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