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New book! 50 movies to start your discovery of Old Hollywood

Gloria Swanson's 1957 interview: 'Am I through with Hollywood, or are they through with me?'

Gloria Swanson, one of Hollywood's most popular and bankable stars of the early Golden Age of movies, talks to TV journalist Mike Wallace in 1957 about why she is not making films, sex appeal, Hollywood in the 1920s, marriage, plastic surgery and more.

Ramon Novarro in 1925's 'Ben-Hur' chariot race -- video

Watch an edited down chariot race scene of the 1925 movie blockbuster “Ben-Hur” with overlay of modern cinematic action music (Adobe free music).  The 1925 silent movie blockbuster "Ben-Hur" catapulted Ramon Novarro to stardom.