Bette Davis (1908 - 1989)


Articles on Bette Davis
Articles with photographs of Bette Davis
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Books by Bette Davis
Bette Davis
The Lonely Life
New York 1962

Whitney Stine with a running commentary by Bette Davis
Mother Goddam, The Story of the Career of Bette Davis
New York 1974

Bette Davis with Michael Herskowitz
This 'n that
New York 1987
Articles by Bette Davis
The Actress Plays Her Part, in: Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Books on Bette Davis
Richard Schickel and George Perry
Bette Davis, Larger than life
Philadelphia, 2009

Peter McNally
Bette Davis, The Performances That Made Her Great
Jefferson, N.C., 2008

Ed Sikov
Dark Victory, The Life of Bette Davis
New York, 2007

Charlotte Chandler
The Girl Who Walked Home Alone, Bette Davis, A Personal Biography
, 2006

Laura Moser
Bette Davis
London, 2004

Barbara Leaming
Bette Davis, A Biography
, 2003

Roy Moseley
Bette Davis
Lexington, 2003

Boze Hadleigh
Bette Davis Speaks
New York, 1996

James Spada
Bette Davis, de biografie
Baarn, 1994

James Spada
More Than a Woman, An Intimate Biography of Bette Davis
New York, 1993

Elizabeth Fuller
Me and Jezebel, when Bette Davis came for dinner-- and stayed-- and stayed-- and stayed-- and--
New York, 1992

Whitney Stine
"I'd Love to Kiss You...", Conversations with Bette Davis
New York, 1990

Lawrence J. Quirk
Fasten your seat belts, the passionate life of Bette Davis
New York, 1990

Shaun Considine
Bette and Joan, The Divine Feud
London, 1989

Gary Merrill ; with a little help from his friends John and Jean Cole
Bette, Rita, and the rest of my life
Augusta, Me., 1988

B.D. and Jeremy Hyman
Narrow Is the Way
New York, 1987

B.D. Hyman
My Mother's Keeper
New York, 1985

Charles Higham
Bette, The Life of Bette Davis
New York, 1981

Jerry Vermilye
Bette Davis, Ihre Filme - ihr Leben
München, 1979

Jerry Vermilye
Bette Davis
New York, 1973

Gene Ringgold
The Films of Bette Davis
New York, 1966

Peter Noble
Bette Davis, A Biography
London, 1948
Books with substantial mentioning of Bette Davis
Richard Lamparski
Manhattan Diary
, 2006


Leading Ladies, The 50 Most Unforgettable Actresses of the Studio Area
, 2006

Daniel Bubbeo
The Women of Warner Brothers, The Lives and Careers of 15 Leading Ladies
Jefferson, North Carolina, and London, 2002

John Dileo
100 Great Film Performances You Should Remember - but probably don't
New York, 2002

Tom Pendergast, Sara Pendergast (eds.)
International Dictionary of Films and Filmmakers, 3. Actors and Actresses
Detroit/New York/San Francisco/London/Boston/Woodbridge, CT, 2000

Andrew Sarris
"You ain't heard nothin' yet", the American talking film ; history & memory ; 1927 - 1949
New York, Oxford, 1998

Danny Peary
Alternate Oscars, One Critic's Defiant Choices for Best Picture, Actor, and Actress - From 1927 to the Present
New York, 1993

Robert A. Nowlan and Gwendolyn Wright Nowlan
Movie Characters of Leading Performers of the Sound Era
Chicago and London, 1990

Ann Lloyd (ed.)
Movies of the Thirties
London, 1983

Michael Jay (editor)
Hollywood Goddesses
London, 1982

Calvin Thomas Beck with Robert Stewart Associate Editor
Scream Queens
New York - London, 1978

James Robert Parish and Don E. Stanke
The Leading Ladies
New Rochelle, New York, 1977

James Robert Parish
Hollywood's Great Love Teams
New Rochelle, N.Y., 1974

Friederike Mat (ed.)
Unsere Filmlieblinge, Ein Bilderbuch
Wien, München, Düsseödorf, Bozen, 1956
Books with an entry on Bette Davis
David Thomson
The New Biographical Dictionary of Film
New York, 2003

Brian McFarlane (ed.)
The Encyclopedia of British Film
London, 2003

Kay Weniger
Das große Personenlexikon des Films, Zweiter Band, C-F
Berlin, 2001

Denise Lowe
Women and American Television, An Encyclopedia
Santa Barbara, California - Denver, Colorado - Oxford, England, 1999

Danny Peary
Cult Movie Stars
New York, [..], 1991

Frank N. Magill (ed.)
Magill's Cinema Annual 1990, A Survey of the Films of 1989
Pasadena, California; Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, 1990

Monica M. O'Donnell (ed.)
Contemporary Theatre, Film, and Television, Volume 1
Detroit, 1984

Paul Michael, editor in chief. James Robert Parish, associate editor
The American movies reference book, The sound era
Englewood Cliffs, N.J.,, 1969
Books with photograph(s) of Bette Davis
John Richard Finch and Paul Elby
Close-Ups, From the Golden Age of the Silent Cinema
South Brunswick and New York - London, 1978
John Kobal (ed.)
Movie-Star Portraits of the Forties, 163 Glamor Photos
New York, 1977
Articles on Bette Davis
Larry Cohen, I Killed Bette Davis, in: Filmcomment, nr. 4, 2012 pp. 36-43
Martin Shingler, Bette Davis made over in wartime: The feminisation of an androgynous star in Now, Voyager (1942), in: Film History, vol. 20, 2008 pp. 269-280
Alvin H. Marill, An Evening with Bette Davis, in: Films in Review, vol. 30, 1979 pp. 603-612
Author:Larry Cohen
Title:I Killed Bette Davis
in:
Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:4
Year:2012
Pp:36-43
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Wicked Stepmother
Related person:   Bette Davis
Author:Martin Shingler
Title:Bette Davis made over in wartime: The feminisation of an androgynous star in Now, Voyager (1942)
in:
Magazine:Film History
Volume:20
Year:2012
Pp:269-280
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Now, Voyager (1942)
Related person:   Bette Davis
Author:Alvin H. Marill
Title:An Evening with Bette Davis
in:
Magazine:Films in Review
Volume:30
Year:2008
Pp:603-612
Illustrations:  no
Related person:   Bette Davis
Author:Bette Davis
Title:The Actress Plays Her Part
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:177-185
Illustrations:  yes




Bette Davis
* April 5, 1908 Lowell, Massachusetts
 as Ruth Elizabeth Davis
 October 6, 1989 Neuilly, France

American actress



Films

2007

P.S. I Love You

1999

Todo sobre mi madre

1994

Mina Tannenbaum

1989

Wicked Stepmother

1987

The Whales of August

1986

As Summers Die

1985

Murder with Mirrors

1983

Right of Way

1982

Dean Men Don't Wear Plaid

1981

Family Reunion

1980

The Watcher in the Woods
Windows

1978

Death on the Nile
Return from Witch Mountain

1976

The Disappearance of Aimee

1973

Scream, Pretty Peggy

1972

The Judge and Jake Wyler
Madame Sin

1970

Connecting Rooms

1968

The Anniversary

1965

The Nanny

1964

Where Love Has Gone
Dead Ringer
Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte

1963

La noia

1962

What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?

1961

Pocketful of Miracles

1959

The Scapegoat
John Paul Jones

1956

The Catered Affair

1955

The Virgin Queen

1952

The Star
Phone Call from a Stranger

1951

Payment on Demand
Another Man's Poison

1950

All About Eve

1949

Beyond the Forest

1948

June Bride
Winter Meeting

1946

Deception
A Stolen Life

1945

The Corn is Green

1944

Hollywood Canteen
Mr. Skeffington

1943

Old Acquaintance
Thank Your Lucky Stars
Watch on the Rhine
Show-Business at War

1942

Now, Voyager
In This Our Life
The Man Who Came to Dinner

1941

The Bride Came C.O.D.
The Great Lie
The Little Foxes
Shining Victory

1940

The Letter
All This, and Heaven Too

1939

Dark Victory
Juarez
The Old Maid
The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex
Land of Liberty

1938

Jezebel
The Sisters

1937

That Certain Woman
Kid Galahad
Marked Woman
It's Love I'm After

1936

The Petrified Forest
The Golden Arrow
Satan Met a Lady

1935

Dangerous
A Dream Comes True
Bordertown
Front Page Woman
The Girl from 10th Avenue
Special Agent

1934

Jimmy the Gent
Of Human Bondage
Fog Over Frisco
Housewife
The Big Shakedown
Fashions of 1934

1933

The Working Man
Parachute Jumper
Ex-Lady
Bureau of Missing Persons

1932

20,000 Years in Sing Sing
The Menace
The Man Who Played God
The Dark Horse
The Cabin in the Cotton
Three on a Match
The Rich Are Always with Us
So Big!
Hell's House

1931

The Bad Sister
Seed
Waterloo Bridge
Way Back Home


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