Max rightly draws attention to some of the most beautiful actresses on the screen of silver. It may be a look, a style, an attitude, or some other kind of photogenic connection. As Neil Young sang:
‘A while ago somewhere, I don’t know when
I was watching a movie with a friend.
I fell in love with the actress.
She was playing a part that I could understand.’
So, who for me makes a film watchable simply for her presence on the screen at the moment? Well, I will limit myself to five as the list could be very long, but of late I have been entranced by the spectrum of Gal Gadot, Alicia Vikander, Margot Robbie, the previously unknown Essie Davis, and Rose Byrne always….