Articles about: Carole Lombard

Carole Lombard at the war bond rally in Indiana that preceded her death on January 16, 1942

Carole Lombard was a freelance actress whose films included Twentieth CenturyMy Man Godfrey, Mr. and Mrs. Smith, and To Be Or Not To Be. She was also married to Clark Gable. She died on January 16, 1942 in a plane crash on her way home to Hollywood after performing at a war bond rally in her home state of Indiana.

Robert Sterling, Lana Turner, and Clark Gable in "Somewhere I'll Find You"

Review: Wesley Ruggles’ “Somewhere I’ll Find You,” Starring Clark Gable and Lana Turner

Clark Gable and Lana Turner fall in love in Wesley Ruggles’ war drama “Somewhere I’ll Find You.”
Roland Young, Joan Crawford, Melvyn Douglas, and Emory Parnell in "They All Kissed the Bride"

Review: Alexander Hall’s “They All Kissed the Bride,” Starring Joan Crawford

A tired stab at screwball comedy, “They All Kissed the Bride” is one of the year’s worst films, despite the promising cast and director.
Carole Lombard, Jack Benny, and Charles Halton in "To Be or Not to Be"

Review: Ernst Lubitsch’s “To Be or Not to Be,” Starring Carole Lombard and Jack...

Ernst Lubitsch’s new comedy (and Carole Lombard’s final film) takes on a not-so funny subject: Germany’s invasion of Poland.
Carole Lombard, William Powell, and Gail Patrick in "My Man Godfrey"

Podcast Episode 1: Remembering Carole Lombard (with Dr. Emily Carman)

In the first podcast of The Old Hollywood Times, we talk with Dr. Emily Carman about Carole Lombard’s career.
Carole Lombard in Vigil of the Night

Carole Lombard, Star of “Mr. and Mrs. Smith” and Wife of Clark Gable, Dies...

Carole Lombard, the star of “My Man Godfrey,” “Twentieth Century,” and “To Be or Not to Be,” died in a plane crash alongside 21 other passengers on the night of Friday, January 16.
Cary Grant and Joan Fontaine in "Suspicion"

Review: Alfred Hitchcock’s “Suspicion,” Starring Cary Grant and Joan Fontaine

Hitchcock reunites with his "Rebecca" star in this marital thriller co-starring Cary Grant, based on the book by Francis Iles.

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