This is a photograph of Steve McQueen on the British set of 1962′s The War Lover, it’s the story of a talented but daring WWII bomber pilot with a death wish. The film also stars Robert Wagner and Shirley Anne Field (pictured), if you’d like to read more about the film, check it out on IMDB here.
Racing Vespas might seem like an odd thing to do on the weekend but I can see the appeal.
This jaw-dropping shot of an airship under construction gives you a great idea of just how complex these things were.
The Wall of Death was originally called the Silodrome, but carnival attendees are a fickle bunch and they were easily distracted by the competition over in the freak show attractions – so the name was changed to the far more dramatic sounding “Wall of Death” and attendance rates shot through the roof. For the uninitiated,…