August 1, 2021

Joan Crawford vs Bette Davies: the story behind Hollywood’s most legendary feud

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Was there room in Hollywood for these two greats?

Everyone loves a story about a weak defeating a powerful.

However, there’s something about camaraderie that doesn’t have the charm of rivalry and bad blood.

One of the best examples to illustrate this is found in the eight-episode American television series “Feud: Bette and Joan,” a detailed analysis of The stormy relationship between the superstars of Hollywood’s heyday Bette Davis (played by Susan Sarandon) and Joan Crawford (Jessica Lange).

A storm that was allegedly unleashed during the recording of the only movie they starred in together, “What Happened to Baby Jane?”, In 1962.