“Introduction” by Steven Rybin


Robert B. Ray, “Notes on Fred Astaire”


James Naremore, “Clara Bow in Mantrap


Joe McElhaney, “Lauren Bacall:  The Walk”


Sharon Marie Carnicke, “Elizabeth Taylor:  ‘My Kind of Acting'”


Will Scheibel, “The Early Elvis Presley Movie:  Star as Genre”


Murray Pomerance, “Brandon De Wilde:  Eloquent of Clean, Modern Youth”


Karen Hollinger, “Meryl Streep:  Career Renaissance”


Cynthia Baron, “Denzel Washington:  Notes on the Construction of a Black Matinee Idol”


Steven Rybin, “Parker Posey:  New York Flight”