Bette Davis
03/22/2017 at 01:12. Facebook
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George Brent was Bette's most frequent co-star, appearing with her in 11 feature films including DARK VICTORY (1939).

Can you name another film they appeared in together?
JEZEBEL premiered on March 10, 1938 in New York. Bette's performance earned her a second Academy Award for Best Actress.
"Women are the essential part of the theater but the writers are not writing about women. I think they’re too perplexed about the whole female situation probably." - Bette Davis, 1963 #InternationalWomensDay

Rare Bette Davis Interview on Movies, Women, & Motherhood | Blank on Blank

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We are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Robert Osborne. He was a great friend of my mother and a great friend to film. We will miss him. -Mike
WHAT EVER HAPPENED TO BABY JANE? (1962) #FeudFX
Bette Davis makes her return to the big screen this weekend. Are you going to see ALL ABOUT EVE (1950)?

Info from Turner Classic Movies: TCM and Fathom Events: #TCMBigScreen
We are thrilled to see the interest surrounding Ryan Murphy’s new show FEUD: Bette and Joan. It just goes to show how incredible an actress my mother was, how her career evolved as she got older and how it endures today. The Bette Davis Estate had no input into the content of the series or its production, and were not consulted, but we are excited to watch it with you - as fans! -Mike

'Feud' Ryan Murphy: How Bette Davis Changed My Career | Variety

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The first film to be nominated for 14 #Oscars? ALL ABOUT EVE (1950).
How Bette Davis felt about her #Oscars:
“They wanted a mere figurehead, someone famous to publicize the Academy. I didn’t know that. I wanted to rule.”

Flashback: When Bette Davis Became the Academy's First Female President — and Resigned in Disgust

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NOW, VOYAGER (1942) #ValentinesDay
“I'll get you. Even if I have to crawl back from my grave to do it!"
A studio publicity still of Bette during filming of WATCH ON THE RHINE. Have you seen the 1943 film?
Turner Classic Movies: TCM's #31DaysOfOscar will feature Oscar-winning and nominated films in alphabetical order.

"A" is for ALL ABOUT EVE (1950).

TCM's 31 Days of Oscar 2017

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“Bette had a magnificent instrument, magnificent body behavior. She was a small woman, but she came into the movie frame with a rush, as if she owned the light and couldn’t wait for the arcs to warm her face.” - Robert Wagner
The first person to accrue 10 Academy Award nominations: Bette Davis.

Which performance is your favorite?
"By the time LIFE magazine put Bette Davis on its cover in January 1939, the 30-year old actress had already... won two Oscars… There was no question that the Massachusetts native was one of the most electrifying movie stars of any era.” - Ben Cosgrove