Film Happy Birthday, Bette Davis!
posted by April 1 at 10:58 AMon
Bette Davis would have turned 100 on Saturday, and there’s a whole rash of DVD releases and feature articles to prove it. For the latest round of DVDs, see Dennis Lim in the LA Times; for a wider overview, see Terrence Rafferty in the New York Times. Want more? GreenCine Daily has lots and lots of links.
Here in Seattle, Grand Illusion is doing a monthlong series to celebrate. Here’s the lineup:
Friday April 11 - Thursday April 17 (Double features)
ALL ABOUT EVE: Daily 6:30pm — plus 2:30pm Sat. & Sun.
THE LETTER: DAILY 9pm — plus 5pm Sat. & Sun.
Friday April 18 - Thursday April 24 (Double features)
JEZEBEL: Daily 7pm — plus 3pm Sat. & Sun.
THE VIRGIN QUEEN: Daily 9pm — plus 5pm Sat. & Sun.
Friday April 25 – Thursday May 1
WHATEVER HAPPENED TO BABY JANE: Daily 6:00 & 8:30pm — plus 3:30pm Sat. & Sun.
Plus, two late nights on 16 mm:
Friday-Saturday April 18-19 & Friday-Saturday April 25-26
THE NANNY: 11 pm
Friday-Saturday May 2-3 & Friday-Sat May 9-10
HUSH… HUSH, SWEET CHARLOTTE: 11 pm