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Lana Turner



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The Three... To the cry of "all for one and one for all" comes a version of the Dumas classic... more info $5.99was $19.98 Buy Now

Portrait In... Portrait In BlackLana Turner and Anthony Quinn star as an adulterous couple who... more info $14.98was $14.98 Buy Now

The Prodigal... The Biblical parable of the prodigal son inspires this sprawling Bible epic,... more info $5.98was $5.98 Buy Now

Ziegfeld Girl... Nobody knew how to create a spectacular show-stopping number better than Busby... more info $5.99was $19.98 Buy Now

The Postman... John Garfield and Lana Turner give the performances of a lifetime in "The... more info $5.99was $19.98 Buy Now

The Sea Chase... American hero John Wayne plays a German in "The Sea Chase" (1955), a suspenseful... more info $5.99was $12.98 Buy Now

Also Known As: Died: June 29, 1995
Born: February 8, 1920 Cause of Death: throat cancer
Birth Place: Wallace, Idaho, USA Profession: Cast ...


father: Virgil Turner. Mine worker. Robbed and murdered in 1930.
mother: Mildred Turner. Beautician.
daughter: Cheryl Crane. Real estate agent. Born in 1943; father, Stephen Crane; stabbed mother's boyfriend Johnny Stompanato to death with a kitchen knife in April 1958; testified in court that Stompanato was threatening Turner and that she feared for her mother's life; was acquitted on the grounds of justifiable homicide and self-defense; became a ward of the state, spent most of her adolescence in reform school while parents fought for her custody; Turner won when Crane turned 18; wrote autobiography, "Detour: A Hollywood Story" (1988); survived her mother.

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