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A strong, now underrecognized actress. Smash-Up: The Story of a Woman and I Want To Live! Two of her greatest perfs.
Needless to sax the image is excellent.
I Want to Live, how could I have forgotten that! You know you’ve got a Star when even melodrama works 😉
She looks very pensive here, our Ms Hayward. Do you think she’s underrated?
I’m trying to put this graciously, hm, I think she was the Norma Shearer of her era 😉
She has an almost porcelain look.
And, I always remember playing kind of gutsy dames.
She’s one of those actresses that looked and sounded one way early on, and then turned into the kind of hardened trampy cigarette-dangling sort later in life – I LOVE THAT! Kind of like Shelley Winters in “Lolita”. And Liz in “Who’s Afraid of …”
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