Joan Fontaine: A Brief Look Into Her Life

Here is a brief look into the life and career of the actress Joan Fontaine, who is our Favorite of the Month for September.

Joan Fontaine in “Letter From An Unknown Woman” (1948)

Joan Fontaine's, Letter from an Unknown Woman is a 1948 American drama romance film directed by Max Ophüls based on a novella by Stefan Zweig.

Joan Fontaine stars in Suspicion (1941)

Favorite of the Month Joan Fontaine stars alongside Cary Grant in the 1941 thriller, the Alfred Hitchcock film Suspicion.


Greta Garbo was born on SEPTEMBER 18, 1905. She was a mysterious and lovely lady who  is still remembered by me and many others who love her work.

Joan Fontaine stars in A Damsel in Distress (1937)

Our Favorite of the Month Joan Fontaine stars as Lady Alyce in the musical, the film A Damsel in Distress (1937) alongside Fred Astaire.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY to actress Claudette Colbert

The lovely and beautifully talented Claudette Colbert who was born  on this date September 13, 1903. Colbert had a very successful …

Joan Fontaine in 1957’s World War II film: Until They Sail

Joan Fontaine stars with Jean Simmons and Paul Newman in Until They Sail, a 1957 black-and-white CinemaScope drama film directed by Robert Wise.

Joan Fontaine stars in Born to Be Bad (1950)

Favorite of the Month Joan Fontaine gives a very memorable performance as the manipulative Christabel in the 1950 drama, Born to Be Bad.

Joan Fontaine in Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1961)

Favorite of the Month Joan Fontaine stars in a science fiction adventure Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1961). Walter Pidgeon also stars.

Joan Fontaine stars as Rowena in “Ivanhoe” (1952)

Ivanhoe is a 1952 film in Technicolor from MGM starring Robert Taylor, Elizabeth Taylor, Joan Fontaine, and George Sanders, and Emlyn Williams.

Favorite of the Month for Sept. 2017 is Joan Fontaine

Joan Fontaine will be our Classic Movie Favorites "Favorite of the Month" for September, 2017 She is known for dramatic performances in romantic films.

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