Charles Farrell & Janet Gaynor made 12 pictures together during the years 1927 to 1934.
“We three were so chummy that I became their "beard,” the cover-up for their secret romance. I would drive them out to a little rundown, wooden house well south of Los Angeles, near the sea. I’d leave them there and go sailing or swimming until [it was] time to collect them and then we’d have a bit of dinner.“ - Douglas Fairbanks Jr.
I love that in 90’s TV shows they always solve their problems while playing basketball in the backyard. Like everyone. Parents. Children. Neighborhood hooligans. And it didn’t matter what the problem was. Never been kissed? Have to pay bills? Job transfer? Friend taking illegal drugs? Feeling neglected by your family?