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Juarez (1939) -- (Movie Clip) The Vainest Of Pilgrimages

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    Juarez (1939) -- (Movie Clip) The Vainest Of Pilgrimages

    Brief scenes with emperor Maximiliian (Brian Aherne) and aide Basch (Harry Davenport) bracket this first of several high-wire scenes that caused Bette Davis, Warner Bros.' top female star at the time, to insist on playing the supporting role of Empress Carlota, in Juarez, 1939.

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Juarez (1939) -- (Movie Clip) The Vainest Of...
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Juarez (1939) -- (Movie Clip) The Vainest Of Pilgrimages
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