Architectural Digest revisits actress Helen Mirren and director Taylor Hackford at home in New Orleans. Although they have since sold their property in the French Quarter, Mirren was originally seduced by the “decadent, romantic, slow sweetness [that came] over [her]” each time she returned. For Hackford, he was attracted by the “sultry, seamy, mesmerizing city.”

The article isn’t available online, of course.