The Atlantic Investigates “The Rise And Fall Of Charm In American Men”

December 22, 2014

[Cary] Grant had developed a new way to interact with a woman onscreen: he treated his leading lady as both a sexually attractive female and an idiosyncratic personality, an approach that often required little more than just listening to her—a tactic that had previously been as ignored in the pictures as it remains, among men, in real life.