Born Greta Lovisa Gustafsson on September 18, 1905, in Stockholm, Sweden. Died on April 15, 1990, New York City, New York.
One of the most famous actresses from the "Golden Age" of Hollywood, with film credits that cross over from the silent era into "talkies" and in terms of celebrity fame, transcending into a whole other realm of stardom.
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- Beauty and the Beast - 1946
- Barricade - 1950
- The Disembodied - 1957
- The Frisco Kid - 1935
- The Twonky - 1953
- Meet John Doe - 1941
- Day of Anger - 1967
- Central Park - 1932 - Joan Blondell has trouble on her hands when she gets suckered into helping a gangster to rob a charity event. Though this film stars Joan and Wallace Ford, it also features the American Great Depression which is the background for the hunger and desperation that flavors the film.