She played the Movie game from time to time, proving she could hold her own with any of the sixties Frosty Beauties:
Although her attempts at playing the ingenue were always undercut by her knowing air. She was no fluffy blonde cutie, but rather a Dame in waiting, a fledgling Broad:
It's been an odd career. She survived and thrived appearing against everyone from Judy Garland to Bette Davis to (passing on the Indie Queen mantle?) Parker Posey. She's mostly seen now in little pictures, all too often created by her extended family, none of whom appear to be the filmmaker her late husband was.
On screen, she we will always be there, on the edge of something, falling off. Gloria, A Woman Under the Influence of Opening Night.
How nice, though, that for the moment, she's still with us, still fabulous, still So Lovely: