1981; 9 weeks as #1 on the Billboard Hot 100
Forest Lawn Cemetery, Hollywood Hills California
This film had many one liners come out of it including one by Bette " Fasten your seatbelts it's going to be a bumpy ride!"
Director: Robert Hamer. Also starred Irene Worth, Pamela Brown & Annabel Bartlett. Plot: A French count schemes to kill his wife and implicate a mild-mannered English schoolteacher whom he resembles
Helen Chandler got the part
Claudette Colbert got the part
Vivien Leigh got the part
Katherine Hepburn got the part
Jessica Tandy got the part
Bette Davis - Of Human Bondage (1934), Kim Novak - Of Human Bondage (1964)
Bette Davis - Of Human Bondage (1934), Eleanor Parker - Of Human Bondage (1946)
Director: William Dieterle. Also starred Hugh Herbert, Verree Teasdale & Reginald Owen. Plot: Sherwood Nash (Powell) is a swindler who bootlegs Paris fashions for sale at cut-rate prices.
Director: Archie Mayo. Also starred Dick Foran, Humphrey Bogart & Joe Sawyer. Plot: A waitress, a hobo and a bank robber get mixed up at a lonely diner in the desert.
Director: John Cromwell. Also starred Kay Johnson, Reginald Denny & Alan Hale. Plot: Abandoning artistic ambitions, sensitive and club-footed Philip Carey (Howard) enrolls in medical school and falls in love with illiterate waitress Mildred Rogers (Davis). She rejects him, runs off with a salesman and returns unmarried and pregnant.
American actress of stage, screen and television. 10 time Academy Award nominee. 2 time Academy Award winner for Best Actress in 1935 for "Dangerous" as Joyce Heath and in 1938 for "Jezebel" as Julie Marsden. (She was the first person in 1962 to receive 10 nominations and only 4 others have reach or surpassed that mark since.) Because of her financially successful career with Warner Brothers Studio she was dubbed "The Fifth Warner Brother."
She came collect and his heart paid the freight....
1981. Originally recorded by Jackie DeShannon (1974)
American actress of film, television and theatre (1908-1989)
Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz
Director: Robert Aldrich. Also starred Wesley Addy, Julie Allred & Anne Barton. Plot: In a decaying Hollywood mansion, Jane Hudson (Davis), a former child star, and her sister Blanche (Crawford), a movie queen forced into retirement after a crippling accident, live in virtual isolation. Won an Oscar.
IMDB: 8.4/10. Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz. Won 6 Oscars including Best Picture. Won a Bafta Awarda and a Golden Globe Award. National Film Preservation Board Award.