Photoplay Sep.-Dec. 1958

Cover girls and boys:

September 1958: Eddie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds, with Carrie and Todd Fisher

October 1958: Elvis in the army

November 1958: Tony Curtis and Janet Leigh. As with Eddie and Debbie, and Natalie and Bob, Tony and Janet were featured on many covers as Hollywood’s perfect couple.

December 1958: Debbie Reynolds. Ah, let the Debbie-Eddie-Liz games begin!

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Photoplay May-Aug. 1958

Cover boys and girls:

May 1958: Ricky Nelson

June 1958: Elizabeth Taylor, natch

July 1958: Natalie Wood

August 1958: Janet Leigh

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Photoplay Jan.-Apr. 1958

Cover girls and boys:

January 1958: Debbie Reynolds

February 10958: Rock Hudson

March 1958: Deborah Kerr

April 1958: Pat Boone

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Photoplay Sep.-Dec. 1957

Cover boys and girls:

September 1957:  Tommy Sands aka “The Singing Idol”

October 1957: Liz

November 1957: Kim Novak

December 1957: Newlyweds Natalie Wood and Robert Wagner

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Photoplay May-Aug. 1957

Cover girls and boy:

May 1957: No, that’s not Elizabeth Taylor on the May cover– it’s Joan Collins

June 1957: Pier Angeli

July 1957: Elvis has entered the building!

August 1957: The effervescent Natalie Wood

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Photoplay Jan.-Apr. 1957

Cover girls and boy:

January 1957: Elizabeth Taylor

February 1957: Liz’s Giant co-star Rock Hudson

March 1957: Jayne Mansfield

April 1957: Kim Novak

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Photoplay 1912 – Sarah Bernhardt

Magazines Sarah Bernhardt

1912 Photoplay –  Sarah Bernhardt

Photoplay flashback! Sarah Bernhardt in the 1912 silent film Queen Elizabeth or–if you prefer the original French title–Les Amours de la reine Élisabeth.

Happy New Year, everyone!

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Photoplay Sep.-Dec. 1956

On the covers (l.-r., in order of appearance): Alan Ladd, Marilyn Monroe, Kim Novak and Natalie Wood.

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Photoplay May-Aug. 1956

  • A new look for the summer months here: Photoplay relies on body shots.
  • Cover girls are Mitzi Gaynor, Natalie Wood, Kim Novak and Sheree North.

 

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Photoplay Jan.-Apr. 1956

On the covers (l.-r., in order of appewarance): Ann Blyth; Debbie Reynolds; the future Mrs. Patridge, the one and only Shirley Jones; and Grace Kelly.

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