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The Nights and Days of the Iguana p.V

Fifth and final part of Deborah’s journal on the shooting of Night of the Iguana. She recalls an accident on the set and JFK assesination, which occured during the filming of the movie.

I must thank Lisa for the hundreth time for sharing this wonderful insight on Deborah’s work and mind. It was a pleasure to read!

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Don’t Fire your Husband

Violet shares this remarkable piece where Deborah exposes her thoughts on what marriage should be about and the position of a woman in her house and in her man’s life. A very interesting read to put yourself in context with the time it was written. So many things have changed!

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The Days and Nights of the Iguana p.IV

Fourth post of Deborah’s diary for Esquire magazine. She recalls the shooting of The Night of the Iguana and her nervousnes at the difficult scene coming up and tells of a short piece of her character that was eventually cut from the final version. Again, thank a lot Lisa for sharing this jewel!

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The Days and Nights of the Iguana p.III

Third part of the article where Deborah shares her thoughts while making “The Night of the Iguana” for Esquire Magazine. Deborah recalls the shooting of the scene with Ava and the beheading of the fish. Fun! Thank you Lisa!

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The Days and Nights of the Iguana p.II

Second part of the article cuckoo4kitties so kindly offered us. In this installement, Deborah recalls her first day of work on “The Night of the Iguana” and the, now famous, gift John Huston gave to all the actors in his movie.

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The Days and Nights of the Iguana (1964) I

Esquire magazine published Deborah’s own words while shooting “The Night of the Iguana”.

I will have to split this in two parts because it’s quite long. ^^ Lisa shared this article with us; something I truly appreciate since I had been trying to get a hold of that magazine for ages but I could neveer find anyone who’d sell it to someone in Spain. Thank you!

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I Could not Dance

Realising that I would never make a good dancer I decided to take a chance on the movies-and luck has been with me ever since. Having spent some uncomfortable months in Africa, while making King Solomon’s Mines, I am now trying to persuade my studio to buy a ballet story for me. Have any of you any suggestions?

Love, Marriage and Me

By Deborah Kerr (as told to Dick Richards) – Picturegoer, Sept. 22nd 1956 If anyone believes that love and marriage have no …