WATCH: Late Summer Stars
BY Advocate.com Editors
September 01 2014 11:11 AM ET
A Youtube poster named soapbox posted these delightful home movies by Roddy McDowall of summer parties hosted by McDowall and Rock Hudson almost 50 years ago. They are silent, but in the silence we travel back to a time where very famous Hollywood actors did not travel with an entire entourage. These were casual gatherings of some of the most famous people in the world, many of them like Hudson, McDowall and other guests were gay. Many of them, like Jane Fonda, Paul Newman, and Ben Gazzara were some of the most beautiful stars of the then current screen. Enjoy these rare moments captured on film and don't forget, we use sun block now
May 31, 1965
Jane Fonda, Tuesday Weld, Anthony Perkins, Rock Hudson, Lauren Bacall, Natalie Wood, Judy Garland, May 31, 1965.
August 1, 1965
Roddy McDowall, Hope Lange, Ruth Gordon, Garson Kanin, Malibu August 1, 1965.
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