Category Archives: 1960s

Photoplay May-Aug. 1963

Cover girls and boy:
May 1963: Jackie Kennedy and Caroline
June 1963: Marilyn Monroe
July 1963: Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton
Aug. 1963: Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher

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Photoplay Jan.-Apr. 1963

 

 

Cover girls and boys:
Jan. 1963: Warren Beatty and Natalie Wood
Feb. 1963: Marilyn Monroe
Mar. 1963: Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton
Apr. 1963: La Liz

Starting with the March issue, the price increased from a quarter to 35 cents.

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Photoplay Sep.-Dec. 1962

Cover girls and boys:
Sep. 1962: Debbie Reynolds and Todd Fisher
Oct. 1962: Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton
Nov. 1962: President John F. and Jackie Kennedy
Aug. 1962: Liz ‘n’ Kids

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Photoplay May-Aug. 1962

Cover girls and boy:
May 1962: Elizabeth Taylor and cute little friend
June 1962: Elizabeth Taylor and Jackie Kennedy
July 1962: Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton
Aug. 1962: Jackie Kennedy and Caroline

Liz and Jackie dominated, but Natalie Wood and Warren Beatty’s romance was also a popular topic. Here they are in July’s Photoplay:Photoplay July 1962 warren natalie

 

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Photoplay Jan.-Apr. 1962

Cover girls and boys:
Jan. 1962: Natalie Wood
Feb. 1962: Natalie Wood and Warren Beatty
Mar. 1962: Jackie Kennedy with Caroline and cute kitties
Apr. 1962: Debbie Reynolds with Carrie and Todd Fisher

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Photoplay Sep.-Dec. 1961

Cover girls and boys:
Sep. 1961: Elizabeth Taylor
Oct. 1961: America’s Newest Star, First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy
Nov. 1961: Debbie Reynolds, with Todd Fisher
Dec. 1961: And of course, Liz and Eddie Fisher

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Photoplay May-Aug. 1961

Cover girls:
After a few months away, the perennials are back!
May 1961: Debbie makes a triumphant return to Photoplay’s cover
June 1961: As does Elizabeth Taylor, with her adorable dog
July 1961: Debbie again, with Carrie Fisher
Aug. 1961: And if it’s Tuesday, it must be bedlam: Tuesday Weld

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Photoplay Jan.-Apr. 1961

So who could kick Liz, Debbie and Eddie off the cover? Some fresh-faced new stars, that’s who. And a new romance never hurts either!

Cover girls and boys:
Jan. 1961: Elizabeth Taylor and an uncharacteristically bespectacled Eddie Fisher
Feb. 1961: Sandra Dee
March 1961: Sandra Dee and Bobby Darin, the new “It” couple
April 1961: Connie Stevens — a future Mrs. Eddie Fisher

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Photoplay Sep.-Dec. 1960

Cover girls:
Sep. 1960: Doris Day
Oct. 1960: Elizabeth Taylor
Nov. 1960: Debbie Reynolds
Dec. 1960: And Debbie once again

With the dissolution of the Debbie-Eddie marriage, Hollywood’s new (purported) golden couple was Tony Curtis and Janet Leigh. Photoplay’s October issue featured idyllic pics of  Tony, Janet, and daughters Jamie Lee and Kelly frolicking in the family pool.

Photoplay Oct 1960 tony janet

 

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Photoplay May-Aug. 1960

Continuing with 1960, we see the usual suspects: Tony and Janet, and Debbie and Liz.

Cover girls and boys:
May 1960: Tony Curtis and Janet Leigh
June 1960: Debbie Reynolds
July 1960: Elizabeth Taylor
Aug. 1960: And Debbie again, with Carrie and Todd Fisher

And here are Tony and Debbie from the July 1960 issue:

July 1960 tony debbie

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