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Miriam HopkinsLife and Films of a Hollywood Rebel$
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Allan R. Ellenberger

Print publication date: 2018

Print ISBN-13: 9780813174310

Published to Kentucky Scholarship Online: May 2018

DOI: 10.5810/kentucky/9780813174310.001.0001

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“This Is Pure Hopkins”

“This Is Pure Hopkins”

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(p.194) 15 “This Is Pure Hopkins”
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Miriam Hopkins
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Allan R. Ellenberger

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University Press of Kentucky
DOI:10.5810/kentucky/9780813174310.003.0016

This chapter details the making of Hopkins’s second and last role opposite Bette Davis, Old Acquaintance. Warner Bros. deem Hopkins to be the only actress suited for the role of a successful romance novelist, but Hopkins’s and Davis’s hatred for each other is evident in the day-to-day making of the film, which leads up to the climatic ending wherein Davis demonstrates her frustrations with Hopkins.

Keywords:   Miriam Hopkins, Bette Davis, Warner Bros., Feud, Novelist

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