Joan Crawford's grandson says he'll be
Fox NewsJoan Crawford's grandson says he'll be rooting for 'Feud' on Emmys nightFox NewsRyan Murphy's FX show tells the story of the movie star's collaboration with Hollywood rival Bette Davis in the highly publicized 1962 film “What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?” It was nominated for 18 awards. Both Lange and Susan Sarandon, who played ...
Posted on 13 September 2017 | 2:06 am
Why Are The Oscars Called Oscars? How The
Why Are The Oscars Called Oscars? How The Academy Award Prize Got Its NicknameGoldderbyThe credit primarily has been given to three assignors: Academy librarian Margaret Herrick, journalist Sidney Skolsky, and actress Bette Davis. The Academy officially adopted the nickname in 1939 making Oscar part of history. Oscar was originally ...
Posted on 12 September 2017 | 4:39 pm
Help Us, JJ Abrams, You're Our Only Hope -
Vanity FairHelp Us, JJ Abrams, You're Our Only HopeVanity FairIt's Tuesday, and I'm starting a Dale Carnegie book club for fired Star Wars directors. Hello from L.A., where we're turning to our old friend, J.J. Abrams, celebrating James Franco's Toronto triumph, and getting dish from Bette Davis's assistant.J.J. Abrams to Write and Direct Star Wars: Episode IX | StarWars.comStarWars.comColin Trevorrow's Firing From Star Wars Is Another Reminder That No Director Will Ever Be Bigger Than the FranchiseVultureJJ Abrams Returning To Director's Chair On 'Star Wars: Episode IX'Deadlineall 600 news articles »
Posted on 12 September 2017 | 11:01 am
Bette Davis's Assistant Wants to Set the
Vanity FairBette Davis's Assistant Wants to Set the Record Straight | Vanity FairVanity FairYou're a 22-year-old woman fresh out of college, with a degree in clinical psychology and international relations. In need of a job, you get hired to be the “Girl ...The new Bette Davis memoir "Miss D & Me" is proof that it's time to ...Quartzall 3 news articles »
Posted on 12 September 2017 | 10:32 am
From Bette and Joan to Marilyn and Olivier:
Telegraph.co.ukFrom Bette and Joan to Marilyn and Olivier: classic Hollywood's greatest feudsTelegraph.co.ukAs the acclaimed anthology series Feud prepares to hit UK shores, there's never been a better time to revisit the story of its first subject: the incredibly volatile rivalry between classic Hollywood A-listers Bette Davis and Joan Crawford. But Davis ...
Posted on 12 September 2017 | 10:08 am
MTV Movie Awards 2015: We live-tweeted it
You can live-tweet any entertainment award show. But you must live-tweet the 2015 MTV Movie Awards. After all, this is an awards show that lets its audience vote for such esteemed categories as Best Shirtless Performance and...
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 6:32 pm
Seeing the Granite State through 'Bette
As a 17-year-old aspiring actress in 1925, Hollywood legend Bette Davis made her stage debut 90 years ago in Peterborough in the Mariarden Dance Theatre's production of 'A Midsummer Night's Dream.'
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 6:14 pm
Clouds of Sils Maria: Juliette Binoche at
The two stars team with Chlöe Grace Moretz for a high-altitude drama that pits fretful middle age against vigorous youth
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 6:26 am
Famous final resting places
These stars of the silver screen burned bright, some briefly and others for a lifetime. Many remain larger than life even in death as fans to trek to their gravesites, leaving all manner of remembrances.
Posted on 2 April 2015 | 3:21 am
Pacific Palisades Traditional leads
A Pacific Palisades estate with celebrity ties, the onetime home of actress Bette Davis and a pair of development opportunities in Beverly Hills were among the top residential real estate sales in the greater Los Angeles area last week.
Posted on 1 April 2015 | 8:44 am
Elisabeth Moss’s New Film Explores the
Take for instance the 1951 drama All About Eve: the wannabe actress, Eve Harrington (played by Anne Baxter) befriends “superstar” Margo Channing (Bette Davis), only to usurp her by the end of the movie, when Channing is washed up and Eve is the toast ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:19 am
Bay of the Living Dead: Billy Clift Has
Welcome to Bay of the Living Dead, a twice-a-month column about the horror genre. Robert Aldrich’s Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte (1965) remains one of the best known and beloved titles in the Bette Davis filmography. Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte was meant ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:39 am
Karlie Redd chooses between Playboy and porn
with big stars like Melanie Griffith, Farrah Fawcett and Lindsay Lohan going nude for pictorials sandwiched between interviews pop culture luminaries including Bob Dylan, Stanley Kubrick, and Bette Davis.
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Quentin Tarantino thinks this young
“I’m a very big fan of hers. I think she could end up being another little Bette Davis if she keeps on going the way she’s going." Reuters/Mario AnzuoniJennifer Lawrence. Tarantino comparing Lawrence to Davis, one of the greatest actresses of all ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 10:58 pm
Jennifer Lawrence could end up being another
I could have seen Jennifer Lawrence doing a good job with the role. I'm a very big fan of hers. I think she could end up being another little Bette Davis if she keeps on going the way she's going, Tarantino said. He, however, said the character he ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 7:21 pm
Memoir highlights long-term health care
"A Bittersweet Season: Caring for Our Aging Parents — and Ourselves" (Knopf), by Jane Gross: Decades after screen star Bette Davis famously declared that "growing old is not for sissies," Estelle Gross expanded on the woes of the ailing ag
Posted on 26 April 2011 | 6:53 am
5Top: Unfiltered flicks that light up the
We know cigarettes are bad for you, but stars such as Bette Davis in "Now Voyager" and Humphrey Bogart in "Casablanca," sure did make smoking look good.
Posted on 9 August 2009 | 1:04 pm
New stamp honors actress Bette Davis
"She did it the hard way."
Posted on 17 September 2008 | 9:47 am
Bette Davis Stars in 2008 Postage Stamps
A face that will tease you, and please you and perhaps unease you is coming to the post office next year, it's those Bette Davis eyes.
Posted on 26 December 2007 | 4:08 pm
'T2' Skeleton Brings in Nearly $500,000
A cyborg skeleton from "Terminator 2: Judgment Day" brought in nearly $500,000 on Friday in an auction of Hollywood memorabilia dominated by props and costumes from Arnold Schwarzenegger's shoot-em-up sci-fi franchise.
Posted on 13 December 2007 | 10:09 pm
Resolved Question: Bette Davis Eyes by Kim
was it big in fashion?
Posted on 15 April 2015 | 12:52 pm
Resolved Question: Best of young Bette
What films do you personally recommend as Bette's best from her early days in cinema?
Posted on 14 January 2013 | 1:41 pm
Resolved Question: How to do my makeup like
I like how her eyes look really big.
On the other hand, my eyes are really small, and I want them to look bigger, like Bette Davis's.
Here are some pictures of her makeup:
I've tried googling this but none of the results that came up were helpful.
I have brown eyes,by the way.
Posted on 1 January 2013 | 12:27 pm
Resolved Question: A bette davis movie
Vague memories of a movie where - if memory serves - Bette Davis is pregnant and there is a scene where she falls down a staircase and causes a miscarriage. Can't remember any more. Help! It's driving me crazy.
Posted on 10 November 2011 | 11:30 am
Resolved Question: Was your top ten bette
of all time i like bette davis films
Posted on 10 April 2011 | 6:30 am