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  1. Share your best comeback line and you could be whisked off to HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | Queerty

    ... the looney bird that she is! Next thing I know she'll be basting my din-din in Pepsi!" Two words, bitch: "Mildred Pierce." But at least Miss Davis was already very convincing as a 50 year old in the movie SHE chose. Is that what Ms. Davis, said? ...


  2. The Juicy True Story Behind Feud, Ryan Murphy's Newest ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | Refinery 29

    ... film 1945: Fierce Competition - & An Oscar Bette Davis was the Warner Brothers' first choice for the drama Mildred Pierce , but she turned it down. Crawford was eager for the role, though the film's director Michael Curtiz wasn't quite as ...


  3. Why Bette Davis and Joan Crawford's feud lasted a lifetime 0:0Read the original story

    Feb 26, 2017 | New York Post

    ... figure prominently in the women's conflict, beginning in 1945 when Davis turned down the starring role in "Mildred Pierce." Scooping up Davis' sloppy seconds, Crawford won her only Academy Award. Seven years later, Davis filmed "The Star," which ...


  4. 11 Films, Books and More Old Hollywood Gems to Check Out As Your...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | E! Online

    ... The expose was made into a movie starring Faye Dunaway in 1981, which has since become a cult classic. FILM: Mildred Pierce : Crawford won the Oscar in 1945 for this film, and infamously was too ill to attend the ceremony, but had the award ...


  5. Criterion brings 'Mildred Pierce' out of the noir shadowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    It may not be as faithful or definitive an adaptation of the James M. Cain novel as Todd Haynes' 2011 HBO miniseries, but Michael Curtiz's "Mildred Pierce" remains a rip-roaring entertainment. Joan Crawford won an Academy Award for her performance as a single mother-turned-restaurateur, seeking a better life for her children in the shadows of a starkly monochrome Los Angeles - only to learn, in classic noir tradition, that the road to hell is forever paved with good intentions.


  6. February 21, 2017: This Week on Blu-ray, DVD & Digital HDRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 |

    ... Criterion Collection this week offers two very different cinema classics. First up is Michael Curtiz's 1945 Mildred Pierce , which earned star Joan Crawford an Oscar. Then there's the early Pedro Almodovar comedy drama Women on the Verge of a ...


  7. Susan Sarandon, Jessica Lange face off in 'Feud' promosRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | UPI

    ... Crawford's famous rift began on the set of the 1962 movie and developed into a lifelong rivalry. Crawford ( Mildred Pierce , Possessed ) died at age 73 in 1977, while Davis ( Dangerous , All About Eve ) died at age 81 in 1989. Feud: Bette and Joan ...


  8. 'Feud': A Timeline of Bette Davis and Joan Crawford's Infamous RivalryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2017 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... Bros. (Davis had separated from MGM), and both were at some point in consideration for the title role in Mildred Pierce . Crawford eventually landed the role when Davis turned it down, leading to her first Academy Award win. Davis, who was hungry ...


  9. Olympic swimming champ Ian Thorpe sells his Hollywood Hills retreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    ... sold in 55 days, was built in 1961 and was first owned by actor John Compton, who appeared in such films as "Mildred Pierce" and "The D.A.'s Man." Among other former owners is celebrity publicist Elliot Mintz, whose clients have included such mega ...


  10. Mildred PierceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2017 | Lost In Translation

    I am ashamed to admit I saw the 2011 miniseries starring Kate Winslet directed by Todd Haynes. But I was aware that the first film, Mildred Pierce directed by Michale Curtiz is classic film noir and made a point of searching it out.


  11. How Kirk Douglas charmed Old Hollywood's finest beauties :0Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | New York Post

    ... nominated actor was no gentleman, however, when he tucked into a tale about the night he spent with "Mildred Pierce" actress Joan Crawford, who would also later be trashed by her adopted daughter, Christina Crawford, in the book, "Mommie Dearest." ...