Old Hollywood
Cinema
1900-1979

Nostalgia is a seductive liar - George Wildman Ball
Marilyn Monroe on the set of The Misfits (1961, dir. John Huston)
"She’s American and it’s very clear that she is. She’s very good that way - one has to be very local to be universal."
-Henri Cartier-Bresson on Marilyn Monroe, quoted in James Goode’s The Making of the Misfits

Marilyn Monroe on the set of The Misfits (1961, dir. John Huston)

"She’s American and it’s very clear that she is. She’s very good that way - one has to be very local to be universal."

-Henri Cartier-Bresson on Marilyn Monroe, quoted in James Goode’s The Making of the Misfits

Marilyn Monroe & Eli Wallach on the set of The Misfits (1961, dir. John Huston)
Photo by Erich Hartmann.

Marilyn Monroe & Eli Wallach on the set of The Misfits (1961, dir. John Huston)

Photo by Erich Hartmann.

Marilyn Monroe and Eli Wallach on the set of The Misfits (1961, dir. John Huston) (via)
Photo by Eve Arnold

Marilyn Monroe and Eli Wallach on the set of The Misfits (1961, dir. John Huston) (via)

Photo by Eve Arnold



Arthur Miller shows Marilyn Monroe some dance steps for her next scene on the set of The Misfits (1961, dir. John Huston) Miller was describing the way his father used to “Skip to My Lou” (via)
Photo by Eve Arnold

Arthur Miller shows Marilyn Monroe some dance steps for her next scene on the set of The Misfits (1961, dir. John Huston) Miller was describing the way his father used to “Skip to My Lou” (via)

Photo by Eve Arnold


Clark Gable on the set of The Misfits (1961, dir. John Huston) (via)
Photographer: Eve Arnold

Clark Gable on the set of The Misfits (1961, dir. John Huston) (via)

Photographer: Eve Arnold

Marilyn Monroe on the set of The Misfits (1961, dir. John Huston) (via)
Photographer: Eve Arnold

Marilyn Monroe on the set of The Misfits (1961, dir. John Huston) (via)

Photographer: Eve Arnold

Marilyn Monroe & Arthur Miller on the set of The Misfits (1961, dir. John Huston) Photographer: Inge Morath (via)

Marilyn Monroe & Arthur Miller on the set of The Misfits (1961, dir. John Huston) Photographer: Inge Morath (via)

Clark Gable on the set of The Misfits (1961, dir. John Huston) Photographer: Eve Arnold (via)

Clark Gable on the set of The Misfits (1961, dir. John Huston) Photographer: Eve Arnold (via)

(L to R) Marilyn Monroe, Clark Gable, Montgomery Clift, and Eli Wallach on the set of The Misfits (1960, dir. John Huston) (via)
Photographer: Cornell Capa

(L to R) Marilyn Monroe, Clark Gable, Montgomery Clift, and Eli Wallach on the set of The Misfits (1960, dir. John Huston) (via)

Photographer: Cornell Capa

Marilyn Monroe & Eli Wallach in The Misfits (1961, dir. John Huston) (via)
Photo by Erich Hartmann. 

Marilyn Monroe & Eli Wallach in The Misfits (1961, dir. John Huston) (via)

Photo by Erich Hartmann. 

Marilyn Monroe & Montgomery Clift on the set of The Misfits (1961, dir. John Huston) (via)
Photo by Eve Arnold.

Marilyn Monroe & Montgomery Clift on the set of The Misfits (1961, dir. John Huston) (via)

Photo by Eve Arnold.

Marilyn Monroe on the set of The Misfits (1961, dir. John Huston) (via)
Photo by Eve Arnold.

Marilyn Monroe on the set of The Misfits (1961, dir. John Huston) (via)

Photo by Eve Arnold.

Marilyn Monroe on the set of The Misfits (1961, dir. John Huston) (via)
Photo by Eve Arnold.

Marilyn Monroe on the set of The Misfits (1961, dir. John Huston) (via)

Photo by Eve Arnold.