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Vivien Leigh: Made in Japan

Posted in - cinema archive & documentaries & vivien leigh on September 14th 2012 19 Comments

A couple of years ago, I did a contest on this site during which I gave away a couple copies of a recently released Japanese documentary about Vivien Leigh. I’m still not sure exactly what it’s called, but according to my Japanese-British friend, it’s something like, “Vivien Leigh: Young Heroine …

TCM Star of the Month: Vivien Leigh

Posted in - cinema archive on September 8th 2010 3 Comments


September 2010 sees Vivien Leigh as Star of the Month on Turner Classic Movies. Every Tuesday this month they are paying homage to Vivien’s timeless beauty and exceptional talent by screening nearly her entire film resume. TCM is also known for its brilliant “commercials,” or montages about classic cinema.

These are two they have …

Leigh/Olivier Q&A (#7)

Posted in - cinema archive & vlogs on August 17th 2010 7 Comments

Hey everyone,

Long time, no q&a post!  Here’s the next installment.  As always, thank you to everyone who wrote in with a question.  I’m so impressed with the variety of the questions you continue to ask–it’s lovely to know that people are so interested in the different aspects of Vivien Leigh and Laurence Olivier’s careers and …