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WHO IS / WAS THE MOST BEAUTIFUL FILM ACTRESS EVER?

captain

almost 4 years ago

Also gotta mention Julie Andrews. “Beautiful” isn’t the word, but she has this quality that just warms my heart when I see her.

and though Claudia Cardinale has already been mentioned, I love this picture:

Bobby Wise

almost 4 years ago

Can’t forget Pam Grier…

Frank P. Tomasul​o, Ph.D.

almost 4 years ago

I agree with many of the other actresses whose names and photos appear above, but how about…

odilonvert

almost 4 years ago

@Bobby — oh no, the ill-fitting crocheted string bikini that I went off about when Deck posted it on another thread makes yet another appearance. LOL

Mary

almost 4 years ago

someone should really devote a whole thread to the ill-fitting crocheted string bikini

odilonvert

almost 4 years ago

I’ll let a guy start that one. ;)

Mary

almost 4 years ago

lol.

<<<<so bored<<<<<<

odilonvert

almost 4 years ago

Hmm, then there’s always the misplaced thong. HA.

Uli Cain, Cinefidel¹³

almost 4 years ago

VOLUPTE NOIR

almost 4 years ago

Beauty as always is in the eye of the beholder. One man’s mate is another man’s poison.

Melike Tomris Önder

almost 4 years ago

I forget to add Anne Bancroft!! She is a great, beautiful film actress!!

Sarah Karina-​Bogart

almost 4 years ago

Zooey Deschanel, definitely, she is and will be my ultimate girl crush for years to come. Faye Wong, Anna Karina!, Emma Stone is my new favorite, Marion Cotillard, Audrey Hepburn (duh), Grace Kelly (more duh), Katharine Hepburn…

Edwin N

almost 4 years ago

Was – Brigitte Bardot , Anna Karina , Monica Vitti , Claudia Cardinale , Ingrid Bergman

Is – Shu Qi , Rinko Kikushi , Blake Lively

toodead

almost 4 years ago

i like women that can play Death

Renee Hirshfi​eld

almost 4 years ago

I’d like to add Mary Astor, who was stunning as a silent film actress and positively radiant in Dodsworth (1936), her personal favorite of her many film roles.

Renee Hirshfi​eld

almost 4 years ago

And, as mentioned by others, there is Louise Brooks, whose beauty shimmers in this famous 1928 photograph by Eugene Robert Richee (© Sunset Boulevard/Corbis):

almost 4 years ago

the languorous feminine beauty of a young alain delon is far more compelling in its complexity then any female star

I miss that guy Liam (depressed)…

Obient

about 3 years ago

Irene Jacob & Audrey Hepburn

Glorfin​del

over 1 year ago

NATALIE WOOD!! Exotic beauty with the best eyes in the history of Hollywood! Never more beautiful than in moveis like Splendor in the Grass, and Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice.

Abhirup

over 1 year ago

Past – Gloria Grahame, Jeanne Moreau and Anna Karina.

Present – Faye Wong

3:10 to Yuma with Willa Wang

over 1 year ago

So there is another thread of the same title …

Zasup

over 1 year ago

ANITA EKBERG.

bluesoul

over 1 year ago

Bibi Andersson

Justin Vicari

over 1 year ago

There is a third thread which David Ehrenstein started about Handsome Male Actors, and it was quickly taken over by hetero users who felt excluded and outraged at the very idea of having to think of men as good looking. It turned into yet another Beautiful Actress thread. So, yeah, it is what it is.

If no one has mentioned my girl Theresa Russell yet, I’ll say her! And Delphine Seyrig, and since I just watched her yesterday in Ashes of Time Redux, Maggie Cheung.