Norma Shearer got the part
Vivien Leigh got the part
Greer Garson got the part
Director: Robert Aldrich. Also starred Wesley Addy, Julie Allred & Anne Barton. Plot: In a decaying Hollywood mansion, Jane Hudson (Davis), a former child star, and her sister Blanche (Crawford), a movie queen forced into retirement after a crippling accident, live in virtual isolation. Won an Oscar.
Director: Tod Browning. Also starred Nick De Ruiz, John George & Frank Lanning
Cult classic starring Faye Dunaway
American actress (1905-1977)
Director: Edmund Golding. Also starred Lewis Stone and Jean Hersholt.
Director: Richard Boleslawski. Also starred Frank Morgan, Jessie Ralph & Nigel Bruce. Plot: There is a big charity function at the house of Mrs. Cheyney (Crawford) and a lot of society is present.
Director: Robert Z. Leonard. Also starred May Robson, Winnie Lightner & Fred Astaire. Plot: An attractive dancer is rescued from jail by a rich man, who helps her to have her first big opportunity at a musical play on Broadway.
Director: Harry Beaumont. Also starred Anita Page, Kathlyn Williams & Edward J. Nugent. Plot: Diana (Crawford) is outwardly the hit of the party but inwardly virtuous and idealistic. Her friend Ann (Page) is thoroughly selfish and amoral...
Director: Nicholas Ray. Also starred Scott Brady, Ward Bond & Ben Cooper. Plot: Vienna has built a saloon oustide of town, and she hopes to build her own town once the railroad is put through...
Director: Howard Hawks. Also starred Franchot Tone, Roscoe Karns & Louise Closser Hale. Plot: The two lovers are living together and are not married as they hesitantly explain to her brother.
Director: Richard Thorpe. Also starred Basil Rathbone, Reginald Owen & Richard Ainley. Plot: Oxford Professor Richard Myles (MacMurray)and new bride Frances (Crawford) are off on a European honeymoon. It isn't your typical honeymoon though...
"There's a name for you ladies, but it isn't used in high society, outside of a kennel."