By Bert Stern
(from The Lost Sitting)
De Niro in Once Upon a Time in America
Sergio Leone hinted that the final scene of the film (Noodles hiding in a opium den in 1933, high on opium) could suggest that the film was a dream/vision induced by opium. Opium users often report of experiencing vivid fantasies, which tend to explore the user’s past and future.
by Cecil Beaton, Rome, Italy 1960
Character Poster for ‘47 Ronin‘, directed by Carl Rinsch
a film documentary by MTO
Rita Hayworth in her classic performance of Put the Blame on Mame, in the 1946 film Gilda, directed by Charles Vidor