Suzy Parker, late fifties supermodel

"Leaving so soon darling?

Well I've had such  a good time and it's been an absolutely marvellous  party! Do  
pop in again soon won't  you?"








art

Jan's Art Page
A NICE SELECTION OF THIS CHAP'S FAVOURITE PAINTINGS
The Andy Warhol Museum
SELF EXPLANATORY REALLY
Arthur Rackham
THE FAIRY-TALE ILLUSTRATOR WHOSE WORK ALL GOOD CHILDREN KNOW SO WELL
WebMuseum
GOOD ART RESOURCE
Gallery Guide Online!
AND SO IS THIS














film

Blue Velvet
AN EXAMINATION OF DAVID LYNCH'S EARLY CLASSIC, AND PART OF THE FOLLOWING SITE...
The Lynch Link
WELL-ROUNDED COVERAGE OF MOST OF LYNCH'S WORK
Manhattan
WOODY ALLEN'S MASTERPIECE AND WINNER OF THREE AUGUST STRINDBERG AWARDS
Doug Stickney's Silver Screen Sirens
EXCELLENT, WELL MAINTAINED SITE OF HOLLYWOOD GOLDEN-AGE PINUP
No Place for a Woman
A DISCUSSION OF FILM NOIR STEREOTYPES
The Lizabeth Scott Compendium
THE WEB IS AT ITS BEST WHEN OBSESSIVE FANS OF LITTLE-KNOWN PEOPLE AND THINGS MAKE WELL DESIGNED PAGES LIKE THIS ONE.
Die Zweite Heimat
IF YOU DON'T KNOW, I CAN'T EXPLAIN
American Zoetrope
INTERESTING WEB-CONCEPT FROM THE MAKER OF APOCALYPSE NOW
The Internet Movie Database
EXCELLENT RESOURCE TO SETTLE ARGUMENTS BETWEEN FILM BUFFS
Martin Scorsese - Movies and the Man
IF ONLY WEB PAGES WOULD LOAD AS FAST AS MARTY SCORSESE TALKS






 

 

style

Salon de Chapeaux
HATS ARE BACK ! (AS ANY FULE KNO)
Tallulah Bankhead
GREAT SITE WITH A SENSE OF HUMOUR, STYLE AND IMAGINATIVE USE OF ANIMATION AND SOUND











music

MadonnaWeb
OK, SO SHE'S FORTY-SOMETHING AND TACKY, BUT SHE'S STILL THE BOSS
Surf Lounge Music
IS EXACTLY WHAT IT SAYS
The Swing Out Sister Jazz Cafe
NICE BAND, NICE SITE
Lounge Exotica space-age bachelor pad 'INCREDIBLY STRANGE MUSIC' - HIS WORDS NOT MINE
The Sinatra Family Album
GLORIFYING FRANK UNFRANKLY











gossip

Salon Magazine
PRETENTIOUS, SNOBBISH, PSEUDO-INTELLECTUAL, WELL-WRITTEN GOSSIP - WHAT THE NEW-YORKER SHOULD HAVE BEEN BY NOW
The New Yorker Inane Ad of the Week
WHAT THE NEW YORKER HAS BECOME
Who shot JFK?
THE ANSWER'S HERE SOMEWHERE











fashion

Lumiere
HAUTE COUTURE GOSSIP











passion

Vincent's Casablanca Page
THIS LINK SHOULD BE IN THE FILM SECTION, BUT IT'S TOO, WELL, PASSIONATE...
The Love Blender Romance Homepage
CUTE PAGE ALL ABOUT LUUUURRRVVE...
Chess Space
PASSIONATE ABOUT CHESS?
The Sixties Project
ARCHIVES AND THINKTANK FOR VIETNAM VETS AND ANYONE ELSE NOT TOO STONED TO REMEMBER KENT STATE.
A SUPERB SITE
Xanadu
A PLACE WHERE NOBODY DARED TO GO...THE FUTURE OF THE INTERNET
Faerie Lore and Literature
ARE THERE FAIRIES AT THE BOTTOM OF YOUR GARDEN? ...THERE ARE IN MINE














literature

Outline of Post-WarAmerican Literature
A HANDY LITTLE GUIDE
Vonnegut Web
AN ELEGANT AND COMPREHENSIVE SITE DEDICATED TO ONE OF THE FINEST LITERARY MINDS OF OUR TIME












weirdness

Live camera on Brooklyn Bridge
A SUPERB WASTE OF WEB-SPACE. YOU MAY NEED TO REFRESH YOUR BROWSER MANUALLY TO UPDATE THE VIEW EVERY FEW SECONDS
Find A Grave
AND GET IN IT












morerome

The Informer
AN EXCELLENT SOURCE OF FINANCIAL AND LEGAL ADVICE FOR THOSE LIVING IN ROME
Virtual Rome
INTERESTING HISTORY ORIENTATED SITE
Apartments for rent in Rome
HEY BIG SPENDER
Rome Scooter Hire
SELF EXPLANATORY
Hotels in Rome
MAKE A CYBER RESERVATION
Kathleen Lippa
...HAD A GOOD TIME IN ROME, BUT THEN SHE WAS ONLY HERE A FEW DAYS. THIS IS HER STORY
Lonely Planet - Destination Rome
EXCELLENT 'ROUGH' GUIDE TO ROME - A BIT LIKE ROMELIFE WEBSITE BUT WITHOUT THE BITCHING. THEY PUT IN ALL THE REALLY USEFUL INFORMATION THAT WE HERE AT ROMELIFE WERE TOO LAZY TO BOTHER WITH











decadence

Cocktail Culture
DISCUSSION OF CLASSIC FIFTIES COCKTAIL STYLE - HECK, DRINKING'S BAD ENOUGH, BUT NOSTALGIC DRINKING?
Shoot Crap
WE DON'T GAMBLE AT ROMELIFE (WHICH IS WHY WE DON'T DRIVE IN ROME!), BUT ALL THAT SLICK VEGAS GAMBLING JARGON HAS A CERTAIN DECADENT ALLURE

 

...do we have something in common?