Malena Illustration by Christopher King

In 1941, Renato was 13 years old and although the world was at war, nothing ever happened in this sleepy village in Sicily. Until the day he discovered something that would change his life forever… Malena, the beautiful young war widow who was the obsession of every man and the envy of every woman. Because of her, Renato will come to learn all of life’s lessons and find himself in places he never could have imagined.

Malena Illustration by Christopher King

Malena Illustration by Christopher King

Malena Illustration by Christopher King

Malena Illustration by Christopher King

Malena Illustration by Christopher King

Malena Illustration by Christopher King

Malena Illustration by Christopher King

Malena Illustration by Christopher King

Malena Illustration by Christopher King

Malena Illustration by Christopher King

Malena Illustration by Christopher King

Malena Illustration by Christopher King

Malena

Sophia Loren is an Italian film actress. Encouraged to enroll in acting lessons after entering a beauty pageant, Loren began her film career in 1950 at age 15.

When a plot against a prominent Middle Eastern politician is uncovered, David Pollock (Gregory Peck), a professor of ancient hieroglyphics at Oxford University, is recruited to help expose the scheme. Pollock must find information believed to be in hieroglyphic code and must also contend with a mysterious man called Beshraavi (Alan Badel). Meanwhile, Beshraavi’s beautiful lover, Yasmin Azir (Sophia Loren), seems willing to aid Pollock — but is she really on his side?

Sophia Loren in Arabesque - Illustration by Christopher King

Sophia Loren in Arabesque – Illustration by Christopher King

Sophia Loren in Arabesque

Vincent Leonard Price, Jr. was an American actor, well known for his distinctive voice and performances in horror films. His career spanned other genres, including film noir, drama, mystery, thriller, and comedy.

Vincent Price Portrait by Christopher King

Vincent Price Portrait by Christopher King

Vincent Price

Ruth Elizabeth “Bette” Davis (April 5, 1908 – October 6, 1989) was an American actress of film, television and theater. Regarded as one of the greatest actresses in Hollywood history, she was noted for her willingness to play unsympathetic, sardonic characters and was reputed for her performances in a range of film genres, from contemporary crime melodramas to historical and period films and occasional comedies, although her greatest successes were her roles in romantic dramas.

Bette Davis Illustration by Christopher King

Bette Davis Illustration by Christopher King

Bette Davis