CALLE MAYOR (Juan Antonio Bardem, 1956)

Betsy Blair—she was Hester, the withdrawn young mental patient in The Snake Pit (Anatole Litvak, 1948)—was blacklisted in Hollywood following her appearance before the House Un-American Activities Committee. As a result, she got her celebrated role as shy, plain Clara in Marty (Delbert Mann, 1955), for which she won best actress at Cannes, only after […]