Beatrice Straight

Total Box Office:
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Highest Rated:
93% The Nun's Story (1999)
Lowest Rated:
20% Two of a Kind (1983)
Birthday:
Aug 2
Birthplace:
Not Available
Bio:
"Beatrice who?" This was the standard reaction of younger filmgoers when Beatrice Straight won the 1976 "Best Supporting Actress" Academy Award for her performance as Louise Schumacher, the wife of philandering TV producer William Holden, in Network. Older fans with longer memories knew full well…

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
Golden Age Ghost Tales
  • Actor
-- 2009
93% The Nun's Story
  • Mother Christophe
-- 1999
From Russia to Hollywood: The 100-Year Odyssey of Chekhov and Shdanoff
  • Actor
-- 1999
38% Deceived
  • Adrienne's Mother
-- 1991
People Like Us
  • Actor
-- 1990
55% Power
  • Claire Hastings
-- 1986
Chiller
  • Marion Creighton
-- 1985
Robert Kennedy and His Times
  • Actor
-- 1984
Faerie Tale Theatre - The Princess and the Pea
  • Actor
-- 1983
20% Two of a Kind
  • Ruth
-- 1983
87% Poltergeist
  • Dr. Lesh
-- 1982
25% Endless Love
  • Rose
-- 1981
Psychotic Connections
  • Actor
-- 1980
30% The Formula
  • Kay Neeley
-- 1980
The Promise
  • Actor
-- 1979
The Promise (Face of a Stranger)
  • Actor
-- 1979
Bloodline
  • Kate Erling
-- 1979
The Dain Curse
  • Actor
-- 1978
Promise, The
  • Marion
-- 1978
Killer on Board
  • Actor
-- 1977
91% Network
  • Louise Schumacher
-- 1976
Borrowers
  • Actor
-- 1973
The Silken Affair
  • Actor
-- 1956
Patterns
  • Nancy Staples
-- 1956
King Lear
  • Goneril
-- 1953
Phone Call from a Stranger
  • Mrs. Fortness
-- 1952


TV SERIES   

Rating Title Credit Year
Wonder Woman (1976)
1975-1979
  • Queen
1977

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Quotes from Beatrice Straight's Characters

    1. Louise Schumacher: Do you love her?
    2. Max Schumacher: I don't know how I feel. I'm grateful I can feel anything. I know I'm obsessed with her.
    3. Louise Schumacher: Then say it. You keep telling me that you're obsessed, you're infatuated. Say that you're in love with her.
    4. Max Schumacher: I'm in love with her.
    From Network. Submitted by Kia M (2 months ago)
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