The Bloody Red Carpet

On this day in 1910, a screen legend was born…celebrating the delightful talents of Ethel Hilda Keeler, known to movie lovers the world over as Miss Ruby Keeler! (August 25, 1910 - February 28, 1993)

R.I.P. Lord Richard Attenborough…for over seven decades, a leading force in British Cinema. From brilliant actor to powerful Oscar winning director, his contribution to movies has stood and will continue to stand the test of time. (August 29, 1923 - August 24, 2014)

On this day in 1912, a screen legend was born…celebrating the irresistible charms and mighty talent of Eugene Curran Kelly, known to movie lovers the world over as Mr. Gene Kelly! (August 23, 1912 - February 2, 1996)

On this day in 1899, a screen legend was born…paying our respects to the original “Flapper”, the delightful Miss Colleen Moore! (August 19, 1899 - January 25, 1988)

On this day in 1920, a screen legend was born…celebrating the talented and vivacious Shirley Schrift, known to movie lovers the world over as Miss Shelley Winters! (August 18, 1920 - January 14, 2006) From “Blonde Bombshell” to Oscar winning character actress, Miss Winters always gave her best.

On this day in 1893, a screen legend was born…paying our respects to the outrageous and indefatigable Miss Mae West! (August 17, 1893 - November 22, 1980) Truly, one of a kind.

On this day in 1899, a screen legend was born…paying our respects to the “Master”….Sir Alfred Hitchcock! (August 13, 1899 - April 29, 1980)

R.I.P. Miss Lauren Bacall…words fail…model, muse, starlet, actress, wife, mother, star, legend. For over seven decades, she entranced movie lovers and theatre goers with her looks, her talent, her voice, and her mesmerizing appeal. We will not see her like again. Rest in peace, Betty Bacall…you are the definition of a “Hollywood Legend”. (b. Betty Joan Perske; September 16, 1924 - August 12, 2014)

R.I.P. Mr. Robin Williams…and many thanks for the wonderful screen memories. (July 21, 1951 - August 11, 2014)

On this day in 1902, a screen legend was born…celebrating the “Queen of the MGM lot”, the lovely and talented Miss Norma Shearer! (August 10, 1902 - June 12, 1983)