Today 2-26 in 1928, silent film star who would transition well to talkies Mary Astor married producer/director Kenneth Hawks. They lived on Lookout Mountain in Laurel Canyon in Hollywood. He was killed in a plane crash 2 years later
MARYLYN THORPE (DAUGHTER) - The Mary Astor Collection
This what Marlyn sad about herself as a child. “An ‘attention getter’. If I were my own mother I could never have put up with myself. I was all over the place, and talked too much and always ‘acting’. I was such a little ‘actress’ when I was kid. I imitated some actresses and Daddy …
Paradise for Three (1939) - Edward Buzzell, Edward N. Buzzell | Synopsis, Characteristics, Moods, Themes and Related | AllMovie
MGM's Paradise for Three is based on Erich Kaestner's novel Three Men in the Snow. Frank Morgan stars as American businessman Rudolph Tobler, who wants to get closer to his German roots. Travelling incognito, Tobler shows up at a German alpine village, hoping to find out what the local population is really like. Before long, the old duffer is smack-dab in the middle of a breach of promise suit with predatory Mrs. Mallebre Mary Astor. Coming to the rescue is young go-getter Fritz Hagedorn…
The Kennel Murder Case (1933) - IMDb
Directed by Michael Curtiz. With William Powell, Mary Astor, Eugene Pallette, Ralph Morgan. Philo Vance, accompanied by his prize-losing Scottish terrier, investigates the locked-room murder of a prominent and much-hated collector whose broken Chinese vase provides an important clue.