actress and sex symbol American
Fairview Cemetery; Plainfield, Pennsylvania
Starred opposite Cary Grant in this film
1888-1923. Was a prominent NZ modernist writer of short fiction.
Director: Patricia Rozema. Also starred Bruce Byron, James Purefoy & Sheila Gish
Director: Raoul Walsh. Also starred Bruce Cabot, Ronald Squire & William Campbell. Plot: A proper English gentleman, traveling in the American West, inadvertently stops an Indian attack on the stagecoach in which he is a passenger...
Natalie Wood got the part
Fannyâ€™s mother married a sailor, whereas her two sisters married well. Fanny is taken in by her aunt, Lady Bertram. She is treated as the â€œpoor relationâ€. She is a very correct, and good, girl.
Fannyâ€™s aunt. She is wealthy and somewhat idle.
Beautiful but devious. Befriends Fanny. Edmund (who Fanny is in love with) is captivated by Mary and almost proposes to her.
Maryâ€™s brother A womaniser.
Second son of Lord and Lady Bertram. Destined to become a clergyman. Is besotted by Mary Crawford â€“ sees sense in the end!
Selfish elder sister to Edmund Bertram. Marries Mr Rushworth.
Fannyâ€™s aunt (sister to her mother and to Lady Bertram). Loses no opportunity in making Fanny feel how poor she is, and how much she should be grateful for being allowed to stay with them.
Youngest, and rather silly, Bertram girl. Elopes with Yates.
Prominent New Zealand modernist writer of short fiction
Hand-carved Carousel Horses
Director: Richard E. Cunha & Gustav Gavrin. Also starred Siegfried Lowitz, Elisabeth Flickenschildt & Isa Miranda. Plot: Three thieves rip off a shipment of used money being sent back to the US. As they are escaping the robbery (after having taken a hostage), they wind up on an island in a hotel with an apparently crazed manager and a building full of demented residents.