Katharine Hepburn Meets Spencer Tracy, Pulls a Fast One on MGM, Wears Her Power Platforms, and Proves She’s Here to Stay. From 1942, it’s Woman of the Year.
Louis B. Mayer
Jimmy Stewart Is a Bomber Pilot in Europe, Almost Quits Acting, & Reminds Us That No One is Born a Failure. From 1946, It’s a Wonderful Life.
Jimmy Stewart Remains Uncorrupted by Hollywood & Frank Capra’s Name Is Above the Title. It’s Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939).
Jimmy Stewart Is Smart, Plays the Accordion, Flies B-24 Liberators, Loves His Wife, & Knows What He Believes In. So Don’t Mess With Him.
Esther Williams Is Sassy, Almost An Olympian, An Excellent Cook, Learns How to Swim Pretty, and Invents the Swimming Musical.
Greta Garbo Wants to Be Alone, Is Told She’s Fat, Changes Film Acting, Refuses to Do Her Hair, Threatens to Go Home, and May Be a Secret Spy.