Monday, January 28, 2013
Silent Film Star: Esther Ralston.
Esther Ralston (September 17, 1902 – January 14, 1994), who at her peak, was called "The American Venus" by Florenz Ziegfeld Jr. While performing as a dazzling beauty queen in the film, The American Venus. A decade later, Esther Ralston career, began to fade.
Video: A scene from the silent movie, WomanHanded (1925). With Esther Ralston and Richard Dix, who is mostly remembered for his Westerns. The film is about a New York City playboy, Bill Dana, who can not resist the the girls, so... he decides to head out west to his uncle's ranch in Wind River, Texas. But the gold-diggers follow close behind...