Sunday, February 8, 2015
Lizabeth Scott, R.I.P.
Yes, sultry she was, über alles
This femme fatale groomed by Hal Wallis
But stardom eluded
'Cause no charm exuded
When not playing tramps who were lawless.
Lizabeth Scott (September 29, 1922 – January 31, 2015); Image: Scott gets a light from Humphrey Bogart in Dead Reckoning (1947). Groomed by producer Hal Wallis, Scott starred in films noir as The Strange Love of Martha Ivers (1946), Desert Fury (1947), I Walk Alone (1948), Pitfall (1948), Too Late for Tears (1948), and Dark City (1950). You'll find our previous limericks on the actress and her films here.