Actress, Jean Peters, was born Elizabeth Jean Peters on Oct 15, 1926 in Canton, OH. Peters died at the age of 74 on Oct 13, 2000 in Carlsbad, CA and was laid to rest in Holy Cross Cemetery in Culver City, CA.
HONORS and AWARDS:.
A Blueprint for Murder (1953) with Joseph Cotten andBy Orson De Welles on Sep 27, 2014 From Classic Film Freak
Share This! He kissed her into the most sacred confession a woman can make! Joseph Cotten is an actor who works very well in almost any setting, but yet strangely seems uniquely unable to be the go-to actor for any particular genre.? In the little known 1953 film A Blueprint for Murder he is Cam Cam... Read full article
Anne of the Indies (1951) withBy Orson De Welles on May 9, 2014 From Classic Film Freak
Share This! Anne of the Indies isn?t your typical swashbuckler.? Yes, it has pirates, Blackbeard, a few sword-fights, and the de rigueur high seas slugfest featuring broadsides full of lead.? As usual, said ships are in a rather large bathtub, but no matter. So what makes Anne of the Indies so diffe... Read full article
Happy Birthday (1926 - 2000)By monty on Oct 15, 2010 From Noir and Chick Flicks
An American actress, known as a star of 20th Century Fox films in the late 1940s and early 1950s and as the second wife of Howard Hughes. Although possibly best remembered for her siren role in Pickup on South Street (1953), Peters was known for her resistance to be turned into a sex symbol, preferr... Read full article
See all articles
[Upon seeing Rose Loomis in a low-cut, tight-fitting red dress]
Ray Cutler: Hey, get out the firehose!
Ray Cutler: Why don't you ever get a dress like that?
Polly Cutler: Listen. For a dress like that, you've got to start laying plans when you're about thirteen.
George Loomis: Let me tell you something. You're young, you're in love. Well, I'll give you a warning. Don't let it get out of hand, like those falls out there. Up above... d'you ever see the river up above the falls? It's calm, and easy, and you throw in a log, it just floats around. Let it move a little further down and it gets going faster, hits some rocks, and... in a minute it's in the lower rapids, and... nothing in the world - including God himself, I suppose - can keep it from going over the edge. It just - goes.
Polly Cutler: Don't worry. I'm one of those logs that just hang around in the calm.
read more quotes from Jean Peters...