The Bette Davis Collection, Vol. 1

The Bette Davis Collection, Vol. 1

Director: Edmund Goulding, Irving Rapper, Stuart Heisler
Cast: Bette Davis

DVD

Overview

This box set contains five films that star one of the legendary leading ladies in Hollywood history, Bette Davis. The Letter, The Star, Mr. Skeffington, Dark Victory, and Now, Voyager are each presented in the original theatrical aspect ratio. Documentaries and trailers are scattered across the discs.

Product Details

Release Date: 06/14/2005
UPC: 0012569708075
Rating: NR
Source: Warner Home Video
Region Code: 1
Time: 9:13:00

Special Features

Closed Caption; Expert commentaries; Featurettes; Radio shows; Dark Victory: Newly remastered; The Letter: Alternate ending; Now, Voyager: Bonus music track

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Bette Davis Actor,"Fanny" Beatrice Trellis Skeffington,Charlotte Vale,Judith Traherne,Leslie Crosbie,Margaret Elliot
Claude Rains Job Skeffington,Dr. Jaquith
George Brent Dr. Frederick Steele
Herbert Marshall Robert Crosbie
Paul Henreid Jerry D. Durrance
Sterling Hayden Jim Johannson
Humphrey Bogart Michael O'Leary
James Stephenson Howard Joyce
Natalie Wood Gretchen
Walter Abel George Trellis
Bonita Granville June Vale
Frieda Inescort Dorothy Joyce
Geraldine Fitzgerald Ann King
Richard Waring Trippy Trellis
Warner Anderson Harry Stone
Gale Sondergaard Mrs. Hammond
George Coulouris Dr. Byles
Gladys Cooper Mrs. Henry Windle Vale
Minor Watson Joe Morrison
Ronald Reagan Alec Hamin
Ilka Chase Lisa Vale
Jerome Cowan Edward Morrison

Technical Credits
Edmund Goulding Director
Irving Rapper Director
Stuart Heisler Director
Vincent Sherman Director
William Wyler Director

Scene Index

Side #1 -- Mr. Skeffington
1. Credits.
2. Suitors Three.
3. Trippy's Little Killing.
4. Mr. Skeffington.
5. Letting It Ride.
6. No Flowers.
7. Office Visit.
8. Onrush of War.
9. Unknown Admirer.
10. Newlyweds.
11. Trippy's Outburst.
12. Despising Mrs. Skeffington.
13. Patient Men.
14. Face in the Newsreel.
15. Pregnant and Fearful.
16. Young Fanny.
17. Tragic News.
18. MacMahon's Lady.
19. Gin Joint Encounter.
20. Divorce.
21. Our Daughter.
22. Hard to Explain.
23. Through the Years.
24. Home From Abroad.
25. Diphtheria Strikes.
26. Staring Eyes.
27. Breakfast Company.
28. Doctor's Advice.
29. Gathering of Old Friends.
30. Faces of Change.
31. Hollow Enshrinement.
32. Falling Out With Edward.
33. Goodbye, Mother.
34. All Alone.
35. Her Last Chance.
36. Beautiful and Loved.
Side #2 -- Dark Victory
1. Credits.
2. Rude Awakening.
3. Riding Accident.
4. More Than a Headache.
5. Appeal to Dr. Steele.
6. "I'm Absolutely Well."
7. The Exam.
8. "We've Got to Operate."
9. Fairview Hospital.
10. Long-Term Outlook.
11. Life of the Party.
12. Telling Ann.
13. In Love.
14. Doctor's Dilemma.
15. Suspicion.
16. Prognosis Negative.
17. Humoring the Patient.
18. Give Me Time for Tenderness.
19. Judy Rides Again.
20. Kindred Spirits.
21. Forever Judy.
22. Nothing and Everything.
23. Darker by the Minute.
24. Blind Devotion.
25. Dark Victory.
26. Hyacinths.
27. Perchance to Dream.
28. Cast List.
Side #3 -- The Letter
1. Credits.
2. Gunshots in the Night.
3. Leslie's Version.
4. Reenacting the Crime.
5. Charge of Murder.
6. Mysterious Visitor.
7. The Letter.
8. To Save Your Neck.
9. Lawyer's Duty.
10. Money and Two Conditions.
11. What's Expedient.
12. Trying to Understand Her.
13. Chinatown Rendezvous.
14. Mrs. Hammond.
15. The Verdict.
16. Robert's Surprise.
17. Let Him See It.
18. No Excuse for Me.
19. The Knife.
20. We've Got Each Other.
21. The Man I Killed.
22. Vengeful Widow.
23. Cast List.
Side #4 -- The Star
1. Credits.
2. One Good Part.
3. Gretchen.
4. You Don't Stop Being a Star.
5. Family Finances.
6. Driving With Oscar.
7. Drunk Tank Royalty.
8. Her Rescuers.
9. Jim's Place.
10. Going, Going, Gone.
11. Getting It Wrong.
12. Not Real.
13. Sailing.
14. To Work and the Zoo.
15. Take a Good Look.
16. Naughty, Appealing Children.
17. The Older Sister.
18. Makeup Makeover.
19. The Test.
20. Out on a Limb.
21. The Screening Room.
22. Lifeless of the Party.
23. Familiar Script.
24. Mother and Woman.
Side #5 -- Now, Voyager
1. Credits.
2. Dr. Jaquith.
3. About Charlotte.
4. Charlotte's Room.
5. Shipboard Romance.
6. Mother Dread.
7. Breaking Point.
8. Now, Voyager.
9. Typical Tourists.
10. True Identities.
11. Gifts All Around.
12. Borrowed Wings.
13. Together and Alone.
14. About Jerry.
15. Wrong-Way Ride.
16. The Cabin; Jerry's...
17. Immune to Happiness.
18. Airport Farewell.
19. Girl Most Popular.
20. Mother's Welcome.
21. New Ground Rules.
22. Mother's Tumble.
23. Lighting a Fire.
24. Not Afraid.
25. Elliot's Courtship.
26. Encountering Jerry.
27. Back Bay Station.
28. Broken Engagement.
29. "I Did It!"
30. A Girl Like Herself.
31. Call Me Tina.
32. Jerry's Child in My Arms.
33. Her New Friend.
34. Camping With Charlotte.
35. Party Guests.
36. Like Our Child.
37. A Cigarette on It.
38. The Stars.

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The Bette Davis Collection, Vol. 1 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This is Bette Davis at her FINEST!!! Her diversity in her ability to act is captured particularly in Mr. Skeffinton and Now, Voyager. NO TRUE BETTE DAVIS FAN should be without this collecion