Any Ladle's Sweet That Dishes Out Some Gravy
About This Show
A monthly film podcast discussing early and golden era Hollywood stories and themes,
focusing mostly on the women who designed/acted/directed/wrote during this era. Your hosts are Megan McGurk and Danielle Smith. http://anyladlessweetpodcast.com/
Most Recent Episode
Sisters under the Skin - All About Bette - Episode 14
Part 2 of our 'Sisters under the Skin' series, of which Joan Crawford was featured in part 1, this episode is all about Bette. We celebrate a queen of Woman's Pictures through three of her finest films: Of Human Bondage (1934), Marked Woman (1937) and Now, Voyager (1942).
This is also our last episode of the year but we will return in January fresh smelling with the fabulous Barbara Stanwyck.
Considine, S. (1989) Bette & Joan: The Divine Feud. New York: Dutton.
Davis, B. (1962) The Lonely Life. (with Sanford Dody). New York: Lancer Books.
-- (1987) This ‘N That (with Michael Herskowitz). New York: Putnam.
Dody, S. (1980) Giving Up the Ghost: A Writer’s Life Among the Stars. Lanham: M Evans and Co.
Eckert, C. (1973) ‘The Anatomy of a Proletarian Film: Warner's Marked Woman’ Film Quarterly Vol. 27 No. 2 (Winter 1973-1974) pp. 10-24.
Fuller, E. (1992) Me and Jezebel New York: Berkley.
Marked Woman (1937) Dir. Lloyd Bacon [DVD] Warner Brothers.
Now Voyager (1942) Dir. Irving Rapper [DVD] Warner Brothers.
Of Human Bondage (1934) Dir. James Cromwell [YouTube] RKO Pictures.
Sherman, V. (1996) Studio Affairs: My Life as a Film Director. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky.
Stine, W. (1974) Mother Goddamn: Bette Davis Hawthorn Books.