Bette Davis at the Schlesinger

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From Dark VictoryFrom Dark Victory
Harvard Magazine
March 1, 2015
By Nell Porter Brown

In Dark Vistory (1939), Bette Davis plays a feckless young socialite who learns she’s terminally ill. That’s no spoiler. The diagnosis comes early, and the true drama springs from her reaction; it reveals how such news can transform who we are and how we love. Read the complete Harvard Magazine article online

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