Classic Movie Actresses

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Three of Her FilmsActressAdiitional Trivia
The Quiet Man, How Green Was My Valley, The Spanish MainShe had dual citizenship of the United States and Ireland.
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Cat On a Hot Tin Roof, National VelvetIn 1963 she became the first actress to earn one million dollars for a movie role.
Adam's Rib, Look Who's Coming to Dinner, On Golden PondShe was the #1 ranked woman on AFI's 50 Greatest Movie Legends.
High Sierra, The Sea Wolf, While the City SleepsShe is the only person to both star in and direct an episode of 'The Twilight Zone.'
The Postman Always Rings Twice, The Bad and the Beautiful, Peyton PlaceShe was married eight times to a total of seven different men and her name is not Elizabeth Taylor.
Laura, The Razor's Edge, Leave Her to HeavenShe received shock treatment therapy during the 1950's.
Rear Window, High Society, MogamboIn 1993 she became the first actress to appear on a postage stamp.
I'm No Angel, She Done Him Wrong, My Little ChickadeeShe is one of the first women to consistently write the films she starred in.
The Little Princess, Poor Little Rich Girl, Fort ApacheHer daughter Lori played bass for the Melvins.
Casablanca, Autumn Sonata, GaslightHer male costars often had to wear lifts so they wouldn't be overshadowed by her 5'9' frame.
Gone With the Wind, A Streetcar Named Desire, Waterloo BridgeShe was the first British actress to win an Oscar.
My Man Godfrey, Nothing Sacred, To Be or Not to BeShe died in a plane crash after appearing at an engagement urging people to buy War Bonds.
Shadow of a Doubt, Mrs. Miniver, The Pride of the YankeesShe is the only actor to be nominated for an Oscar for each of her first three roles.
Three of Her FilmsActressAdiitional Trivia
It Happened One Night, Midnight, CleopatraMost of her films were shot from her left profile due to an injury that caused a bump on the right side of her nose.
Portrait of Jennie, Duel In the Sun, Song of BernadetteShe was nominated for an Oscar in four consecutive years and they all occurred before she turned 30 years old.
Roman Holiday, Sabrina, The Nun's StoryDuring WWII she was a volunteer nurse in a Dutch hospital.
The Wizard of Oz, Meet Me In St. Louis, Judgement at NurembergOn the day she died there was a tornado in Kansas.
Double Indemnity, Ball of Fire, Golden BoyShe was nominated for four Oscars and is often called 'The Best Actress Who Never Won an Oscar.'
Key Largo, To Have and Have Not, Murder On the Orient ExpressShe is the last surviving legend that is mentioned in the song 'Vogue.'
The Thin Man, The Best Years of Our Lives, The Red PonyIn a national poll in 1936 she was named 'Queen of Hollywood.'
Camille, Queen Christina, NinotchkaShe was reportedly Adolf Hitler's favorite actress.
All About Eve, The Little Foxes, Of Human BondageShe was the first female president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Gilda, Cover Girl, Separate TablesShe is the first woman to appear on one of the posters in 'The Shawshank Redemption.'
Mildred Pierce, The Women, Grand HotelShe was Fred Astaire's first onscreen dance partner.
The Barefoot Contessa, The Killers, On the BeachThree of her films are based on stories written by Hemingway.

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