"I just wanted to make sure you know that you're beautiful today," he said to her every day he could. -Derrick Ferree

Sexiest Women in Movie History

Ava Gardner

Ava Gardner

Mickey Rooney and his first wife, Ava Gardner, 1942. Ava Gardner once famously said of Rooney, “Don't let the little guy fool you…He knew every trick in the book."  Vulture Mag. Photo: Eric Carpenter/Courtesy of the John Kobal Foundation Archive

Mickey Rooney and his first wife Ava Gardner in an MGM publicity photo by Eric Carpenter, 1942

Ava Gardner, Frank Sinatra, Tony Curtis and Janet Leigh---only Ava had that charismatic star posture that made everyone around her disappear.

Ava Gardner Frank Sinatra Tony Curtis with Janet Leigh at the Empress Club in London photo by Bert Hardy 1952

“Everybody kisses everybody else in this crummy business all the time. It’s the kissiest business in the world" ~Ava Gardner

Ava Gardner is considered by many to be the most beautiful Hollywood actress of all time. She married three famous and successful men and was a celebrated actress in her own right.

Ava Gardner

Ava Gardner

hepburnandhepburn: “ gatabella: “ Ava Gardner on the set of “The Little Hut” ”

hepburnandhepburn: “ gatabella: “ Ava Gardner on the set of “The Little Hut” ” it astounds me that people say I look like her.

Ava Gardner (via Cinema Classico on Facebook)

vintagegal: “ Happy Birthday Ava Gardner (December 1922 – January “When I lose my temper, honey, you can`t find it any place.