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 Norma Shearer

Norma ShearerI first got interested in Norma Shearer when I saw her in the film, Marie Antoinette. I was fascinated to learn more about her and launched this information in 2004.

Norma Shearer had a career that spanned from silent to sound films allowing her to become one of the greatest stars to come out of the Hollywood system. By marrying the great producer Irving Thalberg, she increased her fame, but suffered through many difficulties with his early death. Like Garbo, she retired early in life, but left a legacy of wonderful films for us to remember always. This site is devoted to those memories.

She was truly a lovely person and I enjoy her films over and over.  I have featured four of her films in the films section with their own pages, so be sure to check that out.

1 Comment

  1. Thankfully, her career has been reassessed positively recently! I always felt she was served poorly by critics in the 1960s & 70s! One `critic` utterly faieds to spot her `Garbo` take off in “Idiots Delight”

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