DANGEROUS (Alfred E. Green, 1935)

Not officially nominated for her legendary performance as Mildred Rogers in Of Human Bondage (John Cromwell, 1934), Bette Davis nonetheless came in second in the Oscar balloting as a write-in candidate, perhaps assuring an official victory the following year.* She was additionally assisted by her poignant, electric performance as Joyce Heath, a washed-up, drunken stage […]