Pinterest • The world’s catalog of ideas

Art Direction: Cedric Gibbons and William Ferrari;  Set Decoration:Paul Huldschinsky and Edwin B. Willis Best Art Direction, Black and White 1944 Gaslight

from Daily Herald

Lauren Bacall: 1924-2014

Lauren Bacall poses in a New York City rehearsal studio on Oct. 12, 1999. From the time of her 1944 film debut in "To Have and Have Not," Bacall has remained in the spotlight.

from Etsy

Lobby Card from the 1944 film Marine Raiders

Lobby Card from the 1944 film Marine Raiders by DaytonaVintage

from Teachers Pay Teachers

Double Indemnity: The Test for the Film

If your students are studying famous films of the 1940s or famous movies in the film noir genre, youre probably featuring Double Indemnity.This 1944 film, directed by Billy Wilder, stars Fred MacMurray as an insurance salesman, Barbara Stanwyck as a housewife who wishes that her husband were dead, and Edward G.


The Bridge of San Luis Rey. Lynn Bari, Francis Lederer, Akim Tamiroff, Alla Nazimova, Louis Calhern. Directed by Rowland V. Lee. 1944


Actress Gene Tierney had a rocky start in Hollywood, but is best known for her role as a memorable murder victim in the 1944 film Laura.