Obituaries

*contains spoilers Her Hollywood sojourn over, Hopkins sold her L.A. home to David O. Selznick (1902-65 heart attack) and moved to her New York apartment. There her parties continued with writers like John O’Hara (1905-70 heart failure) and Edward R. Murrow (1908-65 lung cancer, three packs a day), whose documentary on Hollywood McCarthyism in 1953…

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*contains spoilers Savage Intruder (1970) aka The Comeback aka Hollywood Horror House was the last movie for 1930s and 40s actress and Academy Award nominee Miriam Hopkins (1902-72 heart attack). Like Joan Crawford (1905-77 heart attack, maybe cancer), Hopkins had a long-running feud with Bette Davis (1908-89 breast cancer) and like those two actresses movies…

Read more The Cult of Miriam Hopkins and Savage Intruder (Part One)