Category Archive: Dominican

Stars I grew up with

As a kid, I loved technicolor movies with Alice Faye, Betty Grable, John Payne, Don Ameche, Carmen Miranda, and Maria Montez. I just saw Cobra Woman with Montez. She was so beautifully talentless… Continue reading

July 13 Marriages

Maria Montez and Jean-Pierre Aumont (1943) Jennifer Jones and David O. Zelznick (1949) Jose Ferrer and Rosemary Clooney (1953)

Latina in Arabian Nights (1942)

Before Rita Moreno¬†or Jennifer Lopez, Universal Studios had a box-office Dominican Latina star sensation by the name of Maria Montez.¬† To my shock she does not have a Hollywood Walk of Fame Star… Continue reading