Jane Greer Overview:

Legendary actress, Jane Greer, was born Bettejane Greer on Sep 9, 1924 in Washington, DC. Greer died at the age of 77 on Aug 24, 2001 in Los Angeles, CA and was laid to rest in Westwood Memorial Park Cemetery in Los Angeles, CA.

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She was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures. Greer was never nominated for an Academy Award.

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Station West (1948): Starring Dick Powell and

By 4 Star Film Fan on Jan 15, 2020 From 4 Star Films

First impressions?suggest Dick Powell doesn’t fit the boots of a western hero as he did the fedoras of noir. Like Bogart or even Cagney, his physique isn’t imposing and yet he makes up for it with a wry wit. Running off his mouth?as he often does?fits the cynicism of noir. Not that it ca... Read full article


John Mills, , and Richard Basehart: It's Triple Feature Time at the Cafe!

By Rick29 on Aug 29, 2013 From Classic Film & TV Cafe

Jim--haunted by memories of the tragedy. The October Man (1947). A bus accident on a dark, rainy night leaves Jim Ackland (John Mills) with a skull fracture--and the tragic memory of a friend's young daughter who died while under his care. After spending a year in a hospital, Jim emerges a fragile ... Read full article


2013 Favorite Classic Movie Actress Tournament:

By monty on Feb 16, 2013 From All Good Things

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HOLIDAY CHEER -

By monty on Dec 17, 2012 From All Good Things

Jane making her wish list...... Read full article


By Art on Sep 9, 2012 From Classic Cinema Gold

“I loved making movies…” ~ was born Bette on Setember 9, 1924 in Washington D.C. to Bettie and Charles Dean McLean Greer, Jr. At age 15, an attack of palsy left her face partially paralyzed. She claimed that it was through facial exercises to over... Read full article


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Jane Greer Facts
Jane Greer contracted a tropical virus during the location shooting of the film "Run for the Sun" (1956), which eventually required her to have a heart operation.

Quickly married crooner Rudy Vallee after fleeing a possessed Howard Hughes, who discovered her on a WWII poster and kept her virtually a prisoner during her first few months. An enraged Hughes pressured her and ruined the marriage. She returned to Hughes and her contract.

Mother's name was Bettie.

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