Louise Brooks Society

A blog focusing on the life and times of the American actress Louise Brooks, as well as silent film, the Jazz Age and other related topics.

URL: http://louisebrookssociety.blogspot.com/

Added: Feb 22, 2018

Owner: LouiseBrooksSociety

Tags: silent film, louise brooks, jazz age, 1920s, movies, hollywood, 1930s

Recent Posts

  • Pandora's Box, starring Louise Brooks, to show in San Diego, California

    The 90th anniversary of the release of Pandora's Box is being celebrated in San Diego, California later this month. On Saturday, November 23, the San Diego Symphony Orchestra will screen the 1929 Louise Brooks film at Copley Symphony Hall to mark the 90th anniversary of the San Diego Fox theater,...

  • Things found: Around the World with Louise Brooks

    This past weekend I experienced project creep. While working on the Pandora's Box chapter in  Around the World with Louise Brooks, I ventured off on a few internet side-trips, one to Cuba, one to the Dominican Republic, and the other to The Free City of Danzig. Happily, I came away with my first...

  • Louise Brooks inspired biopic The Chaperone set for TV broadcast premiere and DVD release

    This November is set to be a BIG November for fans of Louise Brooks. PBS has announced that the Louise Brooks inspired bio-pic The Chaperone will air on broadcast television in the United States on Sunday, November 24 at 9:00 p.m. That's during the regular PBS Masterpiece time slot. (Check your...

  • Happy Halloween from the Louise Brooks Society

    The closest Louise Brooks ever came to appearing in a horror film was being considered for the lead role in Bride of Frankenstein (1935), the James Whale classic. Of course, the role went to the another actress with iconic hair, Elsa Lanchester, who was brilliant in the dual roles of the Bride and...

  • Louise Brooks in Australia - now and then

    A major film retrospective, "Enduring Modernity: The Transcontinental Career of Louise Brooks," is currently taking place in Australia at the Melbourne Cinémathèque. The retrospective, which runs through November 6, features seven of Louise Brooks silent films, including the majority of her...

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