private film footage of Marlene Dietrich in her Vacation, 1937

“Her masculinity appeals to women and her sexuality to men.”

"Glamour," she observed, "is assurance. It is a kind of knowing that you are all right in every way, mentally and physically and in appearance, and that, whatever the occasion or the situation, you are equal to it."

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Marlene Dietrich, 1929

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Marlene Dietrich in men’s clothes appreciation post

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Marlene Dietrich takes a bow, 1962

Screen Goddesses

The cinema, that temple of sex, with its goddesses, its guardians and its victims. ~ Jean Cocteau

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