Category Archive: Latina

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)

Margaret O’Brien: Flamenco Connection

I’ve never been a big fan of child stars even though I’ve seen every Shirley Temple film.  The only child actor that made an impression on me was that little boy in The… Continue reading