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Introduction to the Screen Goddesses

Duration: 01:19

The cinema became the new religion of the early 20th century in its golden age, and many iconic faces its idols. These women - Garbo, Harlow, Monroe - would transcend earthly realities and become divine to their fans.

Available since: Mon 17 Dec 2012

Credits

Series Editor
Anthony Wall
Narrator
Elizabeth McGovern
Director
David Thompson
Producer
David Thompson

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Arena Screen Goddesses

Film about female movie stars such as Garbo, Dietrich, Hayworth, Crawford and Monroe.

First broadcast: 22 Dec 2012

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