Leading men in Technicolor, 1935. These come from a series of shorts produced by Louis Lewyn for MGM, which were basically large Hollywood parties with movie star cameos spliced in. Frustratingly, the leading lady cameos are few and far between.
In 1958 newspapers complied a list of the 12 most powerful actors in Hollywood. They were named, the “Golden Dozen”. From L-R: Marlon Brando, Gary Cooper, Tony Curtis, Kirk Douglas, Clark Gable, Cary Grant, William Holden, Burt Lancaster, Gregory Peck, Frank Sinatra, James Stewart, John Wayne