Monday, August 10, 2015

Give Me Jungle Red Or Give Me Death

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Today is the 113th anniversary of the birth of Norma Shearer and we're celebrating her with today's "Beauty vs Beast" over at The Film Experience, pitting her unhappy housewife against that man-swiping hussy Joan Crawford in The Women. Everybody loves a hussy so I don't have high hopes for Shearer's chances, but who knows, I've been surprised before. And Shearer did prove she had claws...


2 comments:

Pierce said...

I just watched The Women again this morning! I love it! She's terrific in The Divorcee and A Free Soul as well as Idiot's Delight and He Who Gets Slapped!

patuxxa said...

Totally frivolous, I know, but I have to share that NARS makeup actually has both a nail polish and a lipstick called Jungle Red (founder François Nars is a film buff and most of the earlier products from this brand have film-inspired names). And yes, I definitely got them.