Bette Davis: Hollywood Rebel

Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte

Bette Davis and Olivia de Havilland star in this tale of two cousins with long-buried secrets.

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USA 1964
Dir Robert Aldrich
With Bette Davis, Olivia de Havilland, Joseph Cotten, Agnes Moorehead, Mary Astor
Digital 4K
Certificate 15

Long suspected as being involved in a grizzly murder many years earlier, Charlotte Hollis lives in a Louisiana mansion surrounded by ageing servants and memories. When her home is marked for demolition her cousin Miriam joins the fight to save it, yet Miriam’s arrival stirs up painful secrets... In this companion piece to What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? Davis and Crawford were set to reunite, but after a few days filming Crawford was replaced by de Havilland as Miriam.

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