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Actress, Ella Raines, was born Ella Wallace Raines on Aug 6, 1920 in Snoqualmie Falls, Washington State. Raines died at the age of 67 on May 30, 1988 in Sherman Oaks, CA and was laid to rest in Glen Haven Memorial Park Cemetery in Sylmar, CA.
HONORS and AWARDS:.
She was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures.
Pawsome Pet Pictures: giving her friend a bathBy monty on Aug 10, 2011 From Noir and Chick Flicks
Here are some pics of actress giving her friend a bath, in which she also has to join in on the fun. I can relate. Well at least they are both clean and fresh now...... Read full article
Pawsome Pet Pictures: .By Dawn on May 11, 2011 From Noir and Chick Flicks
Fun Fact: Broke into films in 1943 as the first contract star of a new production company, B-H Productions,established by actor Charles Boyer and director Howard Hawks. She later signed with Universal Pictures.... Read full article
Pawsome Pet Picture: .By Dawn on Apr 27, 2011 From Noir and Chick Flicks
Triva: Her second husband, Robin Olds, was a famous fighter pilot. Son of a World War I pilot, Olds was an ace (shot down 5 or more enemy aircraft) in WWII and 4 in Vietnam. They separated in 1975 and were divorced in 1976. Ella moved back to Hollywood and lived in Sherman Oaks until her death in 19... Read full article
Happy BirthdayBy monty on Aug 6, 2010 From Noir and Chick Flicks
was born in Snoqualmie Falls, Washington, in 1920. After graduating from high school, she enrolled at the University of Washington as a drama student and participated in many plays. Following graduation, she traveled to New York and the lights of Broadway. She was eventually signed by Ho... Read full article
By Dawn on May 28, 2010 From Noir and Chick Flicks
, studied drama at the University of Washington and was performing in a play there when she was seen by Howard Hawks. She became the first actor signed to the new production company he had formed with the actor Charles Boyer, "B-H Productions", and made her film debut in Corvette K-225 in... Read full article
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Doc Bissell: [explaining to Woodrow that the town still wants him to run for mayor] Politics is a very peculiar thing, Woodrow. If they want you, they want you. They don't need reasons anymore... they find their own reasons. It's just like when a girl wants a man.
Libby: That's right. You don't need reasons. Although they're probably there.
Forrest Noble: If he waited a year longer, there might have been three of us to welcome him. If he waited two years, there might have been...
Libby: Oh, shut up.
Forrest Noble: Well, that's what marriage is for isn't it?
Libby: Oh, I suppose so, if you look at it from a purely unromantic standpoint - like a breeding farm.
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