"I never realized what arresting eyes he had until I saw him on a TV show in 1951. He was never aware of his good looks. It was one of his more charming qualities". Gene Nielson Owen
“I look up as I’m driving and there she is, staring at me from a sign above the road. I see her on the cover of magazines and in ads for the Academy Awards. I hear her voice suddenly coming to me from another room when I’m taking a shower and the television has been left on.
For me, it’s not the voice of an actress. What I hear is the woman who nursed me through ear infections or told me stories when I was young. It’s very unnerving sometimes.”(Sean Hepburn-Ferrer about his mother in his interview with Michael Shelden).
The photo you can see above (Audrey and Sean in La Paisible) is the very last photo of Audrey…
can someone call me an ambulance please.
The Breakfast Club, 1985
"If I can keep this up and nothing interferes with my progress, one of these days I might be able to contribute something to the world.” James Dean in a letter to his family telling them about getting into the Actor’s Studio NYC
Jimmie at the “Studio”.
Romeo + Juliet (1996)
look at this little prodigy of directing + photography: River is located in a spot of classroom lights goes directly on him - on his blond hair - so he shines - when we watch that scene our eyes go direct to ‘Danny Pope’ instead to other pupils
things like that made Lumet a cinema great man!
also River is fucking cute ;)
“He had a funny laugh. A most improbable laugh, like a goat. It was almost unexpected. It wasn’t necessarily at a joke. It was perhaps afterward, or whatever. But he’d let forth that funny laugh.” Ivan Moffat (Screenwriter, ‘Giant’)
Jimmie Dean in ‘Giant’ (Warner Bros: 1956)