The 50s

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Tab Hunter

Tab Hunter and Natalie Wood for The Girl He Left Behind, 1956

Privileged college student Andy Shaeffer is a mama’s boy who flunks out of school and is drafted by the army where he becomes a real man, to the astonishment of everyone.


Tab Hunter and Gwen Verdon in Damn Yankees (1958) Film adaptation of the George Abbott Broadway musical about a Washington Senators fan who makes a pact with the Devil to help his baseball team win the league pennant.