Sophia Loren, Italian Beauty Personified: Then And Now

Left: Sophia Loren in 'Boy On A Dolphin' (1957). Right: Loren in 'Madame' (1961). Source: IMDB

Actress Sophia Loren has been regarded as the epitome of Italian beauty for over half a century, a glamorous force in European and Hollywood films alike. Loren is a living reminder of a bygone epoch of filmmaking, having worked numerous times with legendary Italian directors Vittorio de Sica and Federico Fellini; she starred opposite Marcello Mastroianni, Clark Gable, Cary Grant, Paul Newman, Peter Sellers, Charlton Heston, and many more of the all-time greats.