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Anniversary, The

Eyepatch and cigarette holder-toting widowed matriarch Bette Davis dominates her three meek sons as one of them prepares to marry Sheila Hancock in this bizarre black comedy. Anyone know if Sheila Hancock’s eyepatch in the St Trinian’s films was a self-indulgent homage to this classic? We bet it was.

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  1. lump516

    September 7, 2011 at 9:16 pm

    Mostly remember this one for James Cossens as the older son with a liking for women’s underwear. He was actually quite touching. It’s hard to remember watching this that Bette Davis actually did good movies along the way.

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