Monthly Archives: February 2012

Taylor and Gable: This is Glamor

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Robert Taylor: Lowest Salary?

There is a consistent misrepresentation in articles about Robert Taylor on the web that he was the lowest paid major MGM player during his career there.  Actual data is hard to come by but every source agrees that his initial … Continue reading

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What Robert Taylor’s peers thought of him

Alexander, Linda J. Reluctant Witness: Robert Taylor, Hollywood, and Communism. Tease Publishing, LLC, 2008. Quirk, Lawrence. The Films of Robert Taylor. Lyle Stuart, 1979. Thiess, Ursula. …but I have promises to keep. XLibris Corporation, 2007. Tranberg, Charles. Robert Taylor: a … Continue reading

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A Photo from the Mid 1930s

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Why Robert Taylor?

Robert Taylor hasn’t gotten the appreciation he deserves in the years since his death.  Mostly because of his political views, the Hollywood left has done its best to erase him from everything from film histories to buildings.  Mr. Taylor was … Continue reading

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The Detectives

When I was 15, a new program started on TV called “The Detectives.”  My mother was interested because it starred someone she had liked when she (and he) was young–Robert Taylor.  So the two of us went up to my … Continue reading

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Marcus takes a bath in Quo Vadis

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