Sunday, September 25, 2011

"Classic Stars Match Play" Over At All Good Things

Knew you wouldn't want to miss the catfight between Joan Crawford and Bette Davis over at Monty's All Good Things. Click here to vote.

The Tale Of The Tape

Bette Davis
Name: Ruth Elizabeth Davis
Birth Date: April 5, 1908 (Lowell, Massachusetts)
Height: 5' 3"
Academy Awards: 11 nominations, 2 wins (Dangerous (1935) and Jezebel (1938))
Katie-Bar-The-Door Awards: 2 wins—Best Actress (Drama) (1934) (Of Human Bondage) and Best Actress (Drama) (1950) (All About Eve)
Three To See: The Letter (1940), Now, Voyager (1942) and All About Eve (1950)
Personal Quote: "Until you're known in my profession as a monster, you're not a star."

Joan Crawford
Name: Lucille Fay LeSueur
Birth Date: March 23, 1905 (San Antonio, Texas)
Height: 5' 5"
Academy Awards: 3 nominations, 1 win (Mildred Pierce (1945))
Katie-Bar-The-Door Awards: 1 win—Best Actress (Drama) (1945) (Mildred Pierce)
Three To See: Grand Hotel (1932), The Women (1939) and Mildred Pierce (1945)
Personal Quote: "There was a saying around MGM: 'Norma Shearer got the productions, Greta Garbo supplied the art, and Joan Crawford made the money to pay for both.'"

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