Re-Ocurring Iconography-The Cinematic Mirror Vivien Leigh as Blanch Dubois in Tennessee William’s A Streetcar Named Desire 1951 Isobela Corona is Sara the witch-The Witches Mirror 1962 Catherine Deneuve as the demented Carol in Roman Polanski’s Repulsion 1965 Bette Davis as Christine Radcliffe in Irving Rapper’s Deception 1946 Robert Cummings is Chuck Scott in Arthur Ripley’s The Chase 1946 Citizen Kane-1941-Orson Welles Terence Young’s Corridor of Mirrors 1948 Edana Romney as Mifanwy Conway Paul Henreid’s Dead Ringer 1964 starring Bette Davis & Bette Davis as twin sisters Margaret DeLorca / Edith Phillips Jack Bernhard’s film noir classic Decoy 1946 Herbert Rudley as Dr. Craig Fritz Lang’s M (1931) starring Peter Lorre Ida Lupino is blind Mary Malden in Nicholas Ray’s On Dangerous Ground 1951 Jane Wyman is Eve Gill in Alfred Hitchcock’s thriller Stage Fright 1950 Jean Simmons is Charlotte Bronn and Dan O’Herlihy as Arnold Bronn in Mervyn LeRoy’s psychological melodrama Home Before Dark 1958 Jean Cocteau’s Orpheus (Orphée)1950 starring Jean Marais The Kiss Before the Mirror 1933 directed by James Whale Gloria Stuart and Paul Lukas Robert Montgomery is Phillip Marlowe in Lady in the Lake 1947 Marilyn Monroe is the disturbed babysitter Nell Forbes in Roy Ward Baker’s Don’t Bother to Knock 1952 Janet Leigh plays the ill fated Marion Crane in Hitchcock’s classic horror Psycho 1960 Jean Renoir’s The Rules of the Game 1939 June Lockhart is Phyllis Allenby in Jean Yarbrough’s She-Wolf of London 1946 Joe Sarno’s Sin in the Suburbs 1946 Joseph L. Mankiewicz’s Somewhere in the Night 1946 starring John Hodiak as George Taylor and Nancy Guild (rhymes with Wild) as Christy Smith Gloria Swanson is the sensational Norma Desmond and William Holden is Joe Gillis in Billy Wilder’s Sunset Blvd. 1950 Robert Mitchum is Lt. Duke Halliday and William Bendix as Capt. Vincent Blake in Don Siegel’s The Big Steal 1949 Olivia de Havilland & Olivia de Havilland star as Terry and Ruth Collins in Robert Siodmak’s The Dark Mirror 1946 Rita Hayworth is Elsa Bannister in Orson Welles’ The Lady from Shanghai 1947 Yvonne Mitchell is Lizaveta Ivanova in Thorold Dickinson’s The Queen of Spades 1949 Thomas Mitchell is Lt Stevenson in Robert Siodmak’s The Dark Mirror 1946 Bette Davis is the outrageous Baby Jane Hudson in Robert Aldrich’s What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? 1962 Here’s looking back at ya!-Your ever lovin’ monstergirl Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Click to email a link to a friend (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading...
2 thoughts on “Re-Ocurring Iconography-The Cinematic Mirror”
WONDERFUL! I love this collection of mirror images.
The word is “recurring” but I enjoyed the images.