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Dolores del Rio

Dolores del Rio - Born August 3, 1905, died April 11, 1983

Dolores del Rio's career spanned silent films and onward through the golden age of 'talkies.' She is also famous for classic Mexican cinema and for her work in television programs in the United States and Mexico. Her final credit is in 1978 for the film The Children of Sanchez, where she played Grandma Paquita.


Original Page April 16, 2014 | Updated Oct 6, 2015

Letters from Hollywood Book

Letters from Hollywood: Inside the Private World of Classic American Movemaking

352 pages - Published by Harry N. Abrams

"This is, quite simply, one of the finest books I’ve ever read about Hollywood." Leonard Maltin

Reproduces in full color scores of entertaining and insightful pieces of correspondence from some of the most notable and talented film industry names of all time—from the silent era to the golden age, and up through the pre-email days of the 1970s. Annotated by the authors to provide backstories and further context. Greta Garbo, Alfred Hitchcock, Humphrey Bogart, Frank Sinatra, Katharine Hepburn, Marlon Brando, Elia Kazan, Cary Grant, Francis Ford Coppola, Tom Hanks, and Jane Fonda.

Letters from Hollywood: Inside the Private World of Classic American Movemaking


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