Remembering Carole Landis

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rockynelson

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Remembering Carole Landis

PostThu Jul 05, 2018 12:02 am

Today, July 5, is the 70th anniversary of the tragic death of Carole Landis. She was a popular 1940s actresses and pin-up. During World War 2 she spent more time entertaining troops than any other actress. Sadly she committed suicide at age 29.

I've been a fan of Carole for many years. She was a beautiful woman, a talented actress, and a kind person. You can learn more about her and see tons of photos and videos at ... http://carolelandis.net
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Re: Remembering Carole Landis

PostThu Jul 05, 2018 7:26 am

A delightful actress. So many amazing roles. One of my favorites as well.
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Re: Remembering Carole Landis

PostFri Jul 06, 2018 10:19 am

Always liked her ...especially in I WAKE UP SCREAMING (aka Hot Spot)
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Re: Remembering Carole Landis

PostFri Jul 06, 2018 11:26 am

Just watched Turnabout (1940) last night. One of her best. Very funny and she wasn't even channeling Betty Grable.
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