Updated for her centennial – of one of Hollywood’s most beloved and enduring figures, Ingrid Bergman. A fantastic actress and stunning beauty, Bergman’s appeal has not waned through the decades, her long career admired by several generations of movie-goers.
I hadn’t the time or inclination to publish a post on this day. But it’s bothering me that I would choose to ignore my father’s favorite, Ingrid. So, here it is, a post to the one who brought Bogie to tears in a gin joint. Here is a career retrospective in pictures to the great allure of Ingrid Bergman.
1935 Edvin Adolphson’s, Munkbrogreven
1936 Gustaf Molander’s, Intermezzo
1939 Gregory Ratoff’s, Intermezzo: A Love Story
1941 Victor Fleming’s, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
1942 Michael Curtiz’, Casablanca
1943 Sam Wood’s, For Whom the Bell Tolls
1944 George Cukor’s, Gaslight
1945 Alfred Hitchcock’s, Spellbound
1945 Leo McCarey’s, The Bells of St. Mary’s
1946 Alfred Hitchcock’s, Notorious
1948 Victor Fleming’s, Joan of Arc
1954 Roberto Rossellini’s, Journey to Italy
1956 Anatole Litvak’s, Anastasia
1958 Stanley Donen’s, Indiscreet
1961 Anatole Litvak’s, Goodbye Again
1974 Sidney Lumet’s, Murder on the Orient Express (after Best Supporting Actress Oscar win)
1978 Ingmar Bergman’s, Autumn Sonata
1982 Alan Gibson’s, A Woman Called Golda
Wherever you are, happy birthday, Ingrid. Here’s looking at you, kid.