We were talking about Bette Davis. I told The Smartest Man I Know that I thought the way she habitually flounced into a scene and seized it by the nape of its neck indicated that she was a bit of a ham.
“She wasn’t a ham,” he replied, “she was a hysteric.” The Smartest Man Read More
Liza! Like Dietrich, Jolson, Piaf and, yes, Garland, one word is all you need. They probably know it on Mars. But there are two Minnellis, and Liza celebrates them both with a fireworks display called Minnelli on Minnelli that heralds the most spectacular comeback in show-business history since Judy played Carnegie Hall.
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