Frank slit his wrists, hoping she'd change her mind about leaving.She didn't—but she did convince a studio chieftain to cast Frank in "From Here to Eternity," reigniting his stardom.Artistic, passionate and argumentative, Paul and Carrie were so similar that friends wondered why they tied the knot in 1983.
When Richard Burton, then 28, first saw Liz Taylor, she was 21, wearing a bikini.
Nine years later, they met again on the set of "Cleopatra." They fell madly (and publicly) in love and were denounced by the Vatican.
For their first date, Frank drove Ava to Palm Springs, shooting out streetlights with a .38.
He divorced his first wife to marry her, but Ava's insecurities and his sinking career doomed them from the start.
Even divorced, each called the other "the love of my life."They met on the set of her "Material Girl" video. He fired at the helicopters circling their wedding; she was charmed by his intensity.