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Lizabeth Scott Overview:

Legendary actress, Lizabeth Scott, was born Emma Matzo on Sep 29, 1922 in Scranton, PA. Scott died at the age of 92 on Jan 31, 2015 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. Scott was never nominated for an Academy Award.

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the quintessential “noir dame” dead at 92

By Stephen Reginald on Feb 8, 2015 From Classic Movie Man

the quintessential “noir dame” dead at 92 who became a star playing the femme fatale in many popular noir films from the mid-1940s to the early-1950s, passed away on January 31, 2015. She was 92 years old. In her prime, Scott starred opposite Burt Lanca... Read full article


the quintessential “noir dame” dead at 92

By Stephen Reginald on Feb 8, 2015 From Classic Movie Man

the quintessential “noir dame” dead at 92 who became a star playing the femme fatale in many popular noir films from the mid-1940s to the early-1950s, passed away on January 31, 2015. She was 92 years old. In her prime, Scott starred opposite Burt Lanca... Read full article


By Theresa Brown on Feb 7, 2015 From CineMaven's Essays from the Couch

There’s nothing lonelier than being in a crowded West Village bar in Manhattan full of music, alcohol and conversation, and finding out one of your favorite actresses from ‘those old movies’ has passed away. ( 9 / 29 / 1922 – 1 / 31 / 2015 ) That was my Friday night. What start... Read full article


o/t: RIP

By John Grant on Feb 7, 2015 From Noirish

I’ve just now heard the sorry news that , one of the best of the film noir actresses and one of the genre’s greatest femmes fatales, has died at the age of 92. This makes me sadder than you can imagine. I wanted her to live well forever, as the best revenge. Sad news. I tho... Read full article


Rest in Peace, .

By shadowsandsatin on Feb 6, 2015 From Shadows and Satin

: 1922-2015 It is with a heavy heart that I share that passed on January 31, 2015, at the age of 92. Born Emma Matzo in Scranton, Pennsylvania, the future star was raised in a home fairly brimming with culture, but she was frequently rebellious and outspoken: “As a child... Read full article


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Lizabeth Scott Quotes:

Danny Fuller: If I help you it's the gas chamber.
Jane Palmer: Neither one of us will get the gas chamber. People saw me come onto this boat with my husband and they'll see me get off with him, you're going to put on his hat and coat.


Alan Palmer: What is it, Jane? I just don't understand you! I've tried to give you everything you wanted, everything I could.
Jane Palmer: Yes, you've given me a dozen down payments and installments for the rest of our lives.


Danny Fuller: You going to take me back to shore or do I swim?
Jane Palmer: You move and I'll shoot you and say you killed my husband.


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Lizabeth Scott Facts
In Italy, Rina Morelli was her official voice, but she was also dubbed by Andreina Pagnani, Tina Lattanzi and Dhia Cristiani in I Walk Alone (1948), Dark City (1950) and Scared Stiff (1953) respectively.

According to Diana McClellan's book on Sappho Hollywood, "The Girls," Scott was shunned late in the studio era for her sexual orientation. It was seen as an obscenity for Scott to be associated with lesbians as well as lesbian night clubs and dives in Los Angeles.

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