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Bette Davis

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Feud was right to ignore Bette Davis for Joan Crawford.

Slate Magazine (blog)
FX's Feud: Bette and Joan had a disappointing beginning, amounting to an elongated complaint against pervasive Hollywood sexism, padded with spiffy ...



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The Bette Davis-Joan Crawford Moment That Was Too Nuts Even for Feud

Vanity Fair
On Sunday night, Feud ended on a forlorn note, as Joan Crawford succumbed to her ailing health and hallucinated about what might have been between her and Bette Davis. As evidenced by Ryan Murphy's decision to depict their ongoing beef onscreen, the ...



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What Bette Davis's Solo Album Says About Her Post-Baby Jane Career

Vanity Fair
“I hear tell that you've made a record,” Andy Williams said to Bette Davis, on his TV show, in 1962. “Is it a dramatic record?” “Well, it's not quite,” Davis quipped. “I think it's more like Chubby Checker.” The audience laughed—though they had ...

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Joan Crawford and Bette Davis finally get their happy ending in 'Feud' finale with the Hollywood stars apologizing ...

Daily Mail
It came towards the end of the finale when a cancer-stricken Crawford (played by Jessica Lange) awoke to hear the voices of her recently departed Hollywood cohorts Hedda Hopper (played by Judy Davis) and Jack Warner (played by Stanley Tucci) as the ...

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