Beautiful Vintage Photos That Will Take You Back in Time

By Sophia Maddox | May 1, 2023

 Burt Reynolds as 'Lewis Medlock' in "Deliverance," 1972. 

Few things are as satisfying as a trip down memory lane -- and it's even better when you find something you didn't notice before. Because as Ferris Bueller said -- life moves pretty fast. Here are dozens of pictures of celebrities and remarkable people of yesteryear in all their beautiful, vintage glory. The glamour, the fashions, the hair -- whether classically elegant, effortlessly cool, or interestingly tacky, we shall not see their like again. Here's to the movie stars who were larger than life, here's to the rock stars who lived on the edge, here's to the comedians who still make us smile, here's to the bit players who had those moments of glory that changed their lives forever. It's all good, it's all groovy, and the rest is history.

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Today, the late actor Burt Reynolds is often associated with comedy -- the version of him that remains frozen in amber is part Cannonball Run, part Smokey & the Bandit, with a sprinkling of football/race car movies as well. Burt Reynolds, handsome wisecracker. But the first decade and a half of his Hollywood career wasn't so funny; in fact, he was a supporting actor and then leading man primarily in TV dramas and movies about cops and cowboys. And of all the not-funny movies he made, the not-funniest was Deliverance, in which he played a studly adventurer on a river rafting trip that goes very, very wrong. 

Sharon Stone in an odd pose by her can of Pepsi Light and Crayola crayons, 1983.

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In 1983, Sharon Stone was still an up-and-coming actress trying to establish herself in the film industry. She had appeared in a few movies and television shows but still needed to land significant roles. However, she had already begun to make a name for herself as a model, appearing in several advertising campaigns and magazine covers.

In 1983, she appeared in a few movies like Irreconcilable Differences and Blood and Sand and a few TV series like Bay City Blues and Vega$.

The photograph of her posing with a can of Pepsi Light and Crayola crayons is likely from a photo shoot for an advertisement campaign. This photograph represents the fashion, style, and advertising of the early 1980s. It's a glimpse into Sharon Stone's early career and how she built her name as a model.