Sunday, October 6, 2013


Local autograph collector, Dennie L, reminded us that film actress Bette Davis died on this date in 1989. Click on the photo to see a promo for Davis in Jezebel.

One of our all-time favorites: Ruth Elizabeth "Bette" Davis (April 5, 1908 – October 6, 1989) was an American actress of film, television and theater. Noted for her willingness to play unsympathetic, sardonic characters, she was highly regarded for her performances in a range of film genres, from contemporary crime melodramas to historical and period films and occasional comedies, although her greatest successes were her roles in romantic dramas. Read more here

1 comment:

  1. One of the best films although I found Fonda a little annoying in the role.

    But Davis was perfect.