Roscoe “Fatty” Arbuckle: Articles


Marion Davies & Clara Bow on TCM

Clara Bow, known as the “It” Girl, stars in the appropriately titled It Part III of Moguls & Movie Stars, A History of Hollywood, “The Dream Merchants,” narrated by Christopher Plummer, continues today (a rerun of Monday's presentation) on Turner Classic Movies (website). Accompanying features and shorts focus on 1920s […]


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Marion Davies & Clara Bow on TCM



Fatty Arbuckle-Virginia Rappe Trial: Q&A with Researcher Joan Myers

Film researcher Joan Myers has been working on a book project that will present the Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle manslaughter trial in a different light. What trial? Fatty who? What trial? Well, only the biggest Hollywood scandal of the 1920s – along with the unsolved murder of director William Desmond Taylor. […]


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Fatty Arbuckle-Virginia Rappe Trial: Q&A with Researcher Joan Myers