Eleanor Boardman Overview:

Actress, Eleanor Boardman, was born on Aug 19, 1898 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Boardman died at the age of 93 on Dec 12, 1991 in Santa Barbara, CA and was cremated and her ashes scattered near Santa Barbara CA.



She was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures.

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By Lara on Oct 31, 2014 From Backlots

Hello readers, and happy Halloween! I’ve been so busy these days that I didn’t have time to put together my Hitchcock Halloween blogathon, but stay tuned in the coming days for the announcement of Backlots’ 4th annual Dueling Divas blogathon, which will go on this year as usual! To... Read full article

Silent Film Star: .

By Dawn on May 2, 2011 From Noir and Chick Flicks

From the recently restored film directed by King Vidor and starring John Gilbert and . This dreamy sequence, photographed by William Daniels. Bardelys the Magnificent (1926) silent romantic drama film, based on a novel by Rafael Sabatini. It was the second film of the 19 year old Jo... Read full article

THE CROWD (1928)- .

By Dawn on Feb 19, 2010 From Noir and Chick Flicks

The Crowd (1928) Silent Film. Cast: James Murray and . Director: King Vidor. John Sims always believed that he would some day become important. Unfortunately, John's father, died young, changing John's future and his plans. By twenty one, John is working as a clerk for the Atlas Ins... Read full article

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Eleanor Boardman Quotes:

John 'Johnny' Sims: Everything is gonna be roses when my ship comes in.
Mary: Your ship? A worm must be towing it from the North Pole!

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She was the model for L. Frank Baum's character Betsy Bobbin in "Tik-Tok of Oz", as depicted by John R. Neill.

WAMPAS Baby Star of 1923.

She had two daughters with King Vidor. Antonia was born in 1927. Belinda was born in June, 1930.

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