Theda Bara
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Theda Bara
*July 29, 1885 Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
as Theodosia Burr Goodman
April 7, 1955 Los Angeles, California, USA

American silent film and stage actress, one of cinema's earliest sex symbols.

Films

1965

The Love Goddesses

1926

Madame Mystery

1925

The Unchastened Woman

1921

The Prince of Silence

1917

Cleopatra
Her Greatest Love
The Tiger Woman
Heart and Soul
The Darling of Paris
The Rose of Blood
Madame Du Barry
Camille

1916

Romeo and Juliet
Her Double Life
The Vixen
Under Two Flags
East Lynne
The Eternal Sappho
Gold and the Woman
The Serpent

1915

A Fool There Was
Destruction
The Galley Slave
Sin
The Two Orphans
Lady Audley's Secret
The Devil's Daughter
The Clemenceau Case
Kreutzer Sonata
Carmen

1914

The Stain


Imdb: 0000847

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Picture Play Magazine, February 1923



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Photoplay, September 1928


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Photoplay, August 1929



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Photoplay, January 1930


Books on Theda Bara
Eve Golden
Vamp, The Rise and Fall of Theda Bara
, 1997

Ronald Genini
Theda Bara, A Biography of the Silent Screen Vamp, with a Filmography
Jefferson, North Carolina, and London, 1996
Books with substantial mentioning of Theda Bara
David W. Menefee
The first female stars, women of the silent era
Westport, Connecticut; London, 2004

Anthony Slide
Silent Players, A Biographical and Autobiographical Study of 100 Silent Film Actors and Actresses
Lexington, Ky, 2002

Richard Dyer MacCann
The Stars Appear
Metuchen, NJ & London, 1992

DeWitt Bodeen
From Hollywood, The Careers of 15 Great American Stars
New York - London, 1976

James Robert Parish
The Fox Girls
New Rochelle, N.Y., 1971

Ray Stuart (ed.)
Immortals of the Screen
New York, 1965
Books with photograph(s) of Theda Bara
John Richard Finch and Paul Elby
Close-Ups, From the Golden Age of the Silent Cinema
South Brunswick and New York - London, 1978
Mary Dawn Earley
Stars of the Twenties, Observed by James Abbe
New York, 1975