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Classically Speaking:
Promoting Classic Movies in a Jaded World!

Thursday, September 22, 2005

KATHARINE HEPBURN?

Katharine Hepburn




KATHARINE HEPBURN (1907-2003), born Katharine Houghton Hepburn








The Philadelphia Story (1940)
Haven't you seen The Philadelphia Story (1940)?


Watch this and then see these other four films.




The Lion in Winter (1968) With Peter O'Toole.
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967) With Sidney Poitier and Spencer Tracy.
Holiday (1938) With Cary Grant.
Bringing Up Baby (1938) With Cary Grant and 'Baby'.


*Contributed by: "V. J. Harvey" Date: Mon, May 14 2001 / 18:59:34 PST

Academy Awards®
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1932 Won Best Actress in a Leading Role: MORNING GLORY
1935 Nominated for Best Actress in a Leading Role: ALICE ADAMS
1940 Nominated for Best Actress in a Leading Role: THE PHILADELPHIA STORY
1942 Nominated for Best Actress in a Leading Role: WOMAN OF THE YEAR
1951 Nominated for Best Actress in a Leading Role: THE AFRICAN QUEEN
1955 Nominated for Best Actress in a Leading Role: SUMMERTIME
1956 Nominated for Best Actress in a Leading Role: THE RAINMAKER
1959 Nominated for Best Actress in a Leading Role: SUDDENLY, LAST SUMMER
1962 Nominated for Best Actress in a Leading Role: LONG DAY'S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT
1967 Won Best Actress in a Leading Role: GUESS WHO'S COMING TO DINNER
1968 Won Best Actress in a Leading Role: THE LION IN WINTER Co-winner with Barbra Streisand
1981 Won Best Actress in a Leading Role: ON GOLDEN POND

1 Comments:

  • Hepburn was incredibly unique, both as a person and an actress. I believe that Cate Blanchett's portrayal of Hepburn in The Aviator demonstrated how unique Hepburn's life was. Blanchett's performance was the high point in the film to me.

    By Blogger ArlenRay, at Fri Sep 23, 09:18:00 AM PDT