Lizabeth Scott was the New Lauren Bacall – she film noired and one of her final roles was the Sleazy PR agent in Loving You.
Around this time, the rumours of her being a lesbian were printed and she was not successful in suing – and her career was ruined.
that she actually was a lesbian wouldn’t have helped her win
She and Wendell Corey, the married, divorced, remarried professional couple in Loving You – were in an earlier movie. Wendell was the hero with an older curmudgeon man and Lizabeth was the interloping woman in the western archetype.
The Silver Screen Color Me Lavender and Celluloid Closet made for interesting double documentary viewing. From the menacing and memorable moment that Peter O’Toole personified: to the Alpha Male/Charlie Male dynamic To the bromance with the woman substitute switch.. or … Continue reading