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American actress Louise Brooks, who went to Germany, was "discovered" by director G.W. Pabst, and became his "Lulu" in the silent classic 'Pandora's Box'. Her bob cut is famous, and what a face. Louise Brooks, Louis Brooks, Vintage Hairstyles, Silent Film, Bobs Hairstyles, Style Hair, Boyish Style, Hair Cut, Pages Boys
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Louise Brooks, shown here in a variant of her trademark bob hairstyle, was always being compared with her most important role: Lulu in Georg Wilhelm Pabst's 'Die Büchse der Pandora' (1929). Along with her beauty and talent she had an independent streak. Louise didn't care for the Hollywood scene at all and traveled to Europe, where she made her most memorable films.
LOUISE BROOKS, born Mary Louise Brooks, was an American dancer and actress, noted for popularizing the bobbed haircut. Brooks is best known as the lead in 3 feature films made in Europe, including two G. W. Pabst films: Pandora's Box (1929), Diary of a Lost Girl (1929), and Prix de Beauté (Miss Europe, 1930). She starred in seventeen silent films and eight sound films before retiring in 1935. Brooks published her memoir, Lulu in Hollywood, in 1982;