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Jean Simmons (1929-2010)
Dark haired and beautiful, British actress Jean Simmons made her name in films from the 1940s onwards, especially in historical epics such as 'The Robe (1953)' and 'Spartacus (1960)', and in the musical 'Guys And Dolls (1955)'. She was nominated for an Oscar twice - for her performances in 'Hamlet (1948) (Best Supporting Actress)' and 'The Happy Ending (1969) (Best Actress)', and won an Emmy for her role as Fiona 'Fee' Cleary in 1980s TV series 'The Thorn Birds'. In the 1990s, Jean appeared in cult science fiction show, '
Star Trek: The Next Generation'. She died of lung cancer on January 22nd, 2010, in Santa Monica, California.

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Spartacus - Film Review

Jean Simmons DVDs available from - in association with and

JEAN SIMMONS DVDs available from - in association with
Spartacus [1960]
Universal Pictures Video
DVD - May 24, 2004
Guys And Dolls [1955] DVD Guys And Dolls [1955]
MGM Home Ent. (Europe) Ltd.
DVD - August 6, 2001
Guys And Dolls (Special Collector's Edition) [1955] [DVD]
The Robe [1953] DVD The Robe [1953]
20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
DVD - March 4, 2002
JEAN SIMMONS DVDs available from - in association with
Product photo Black Narcissus - Criterion Collection
Product photo Elmer Gantry

Jean Simmons Filmography

Sports Day (1944)
Give Us The Moon (1944)
Mr. Emmanuel (1944)
Kiss The Bride Goodbye (1945)
Meet Sexton Blake (1945)
The Way To The Stars (1945)
Caesar And Cleopatra (1945)
Great Expectations (1946)
The Woman In The Hall (1947)
Uncle Silas (1947)
Black Narcissus (1947)
Hungry Hill (1947)
Hamlet (1948)
The Blue Lagoon (1949)
Adam And Evelyne (1949)
So Long At The Fair (1950)
Cage Of Gold (1950)
Trio (1950)
The Clouded Yellow (1951)
Angel Face (1952)
Androcles And The Lion (1952)
Young Bess (1953)
Affair With A Stranger (1953)
The Robe (1953)
The Actress (1953)
She Couldn't Say No (1954)
Demetrius And The Gladiators (1954)
The Egyptian (1954)
A Bullet Is Waiting (1954)
Désirée (1954)
Footsteps In The Fog (1955)
Guys And Dolls (1955)
Hilda Crane (1956)
This Could Be The Night (1957)
Until They Sail (1957)
The Big Country (1958)
Home Before Dark (1958)
This Earth Is Mine (1959)
Elmer Gantry (1960)
Spartacus (1960)
The Grass Is Greener (1960)
All The Way Home (1963)
Life At The Top (1965)
Mister Buddwing (1966)
Divorce American Style (1967)
Rough Night In Jericho (1967)
Heidi (1968)
The Happy Ending (1969)
Say Hello To Yesterday (1971)
Mr. Sycamore (1975)
Dominique (1978)
The Dawning (1988)
Going Undercover (1988)
Great Expectations (1989)
They Do It With Mirrors (1991)
How to Make An American Quilt (1995)
Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within (voice) (2001)
Howl's Moving Castle (Hauru no ugoku shiro) (voice) (2004)
Through The Moebius Strip (voice) (2005)
Shadows In The Sun (2009)







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