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Gay Cinema: Approaches, Theories, Elizabeth Taylor

Research in progress: June 3, 2021. In one of my two personal meetings with Elizabeth Taylor (at AmFar during the 1996 Cannes Film Fest) she said, upon hearing I was gay: “Without homosexuals there would be no Hollywood, no theater, no opera, no dance, no arts. Period.” Books: Davies, Steven Paul. Out at the Movies: […]

Cynthia (1947): Serio Comedy, Starring Elizabeth Taylor, George Murphy and Mary Astor

From our vaults: When Elizabeth Taylor was young… Cynthia, a naive serio comedy co-starring Mary Astor and George Murphy.

Love Is Better Than Ever (1952): Donen’s Romantic Comedy, Starring Larry Parks and Elizabeth Taylor

Stanley Donen directed Love Is Better Than Ever, a minor romantic comedy, from a screenplay by Ruth Brooks Flippen, starring Larry Parks and Elizabeth Taylor.

Comedians, The (1967): Glenville’s Political Drama, Starring Burton and Elizabeth Taylor

Peter Glenville produced and directed The Comedians, a tedious and pretentious political drama, based on the novel of the same name by Graham Greene, who also wrote the screenplay.

Rhapsody (1954): Charles Vidor’s Romantic Melodrama, Starring Elizabeth Taylor and Vittorio Gassman

Charles Vidor directed the musical drama Rhapsody, starring Elizabeth Taylor, Vittorio Gassman, John Ericson, and Louis Calhern.