Skip to comments.Last surviving Casablanca actress Madeleine Lebeau dies aged 92
Posted on 05/15/2016 10:50:12 AM PDT by DFG
The last surviving actress from the iconic movie Casablanca has died. Madeleine Lebeau played Yvonne, the jilted lover of Humphrey Bogart's Rick Blaine, in the 1942 film. Lebeau's stepson told The Hollywood Reporter that she had died aged on May 1 in Estepona, Spain aged 92, after breaking her thigh bone. The French-born actress was preceded in death by all of her credited Casablanca co-stars, including leads Bogart and Ingrid Bergman.
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Fleeing from the Germans in 1940, she and her husband eventually reached Lisbon, where they obtained visas to Chile, but on reaching Mexico they learned that these were forgeries. They eventually obtained temporary Canadian passports and ended up in the US.Fleeing from the Germans in 1940, she and her husband eventually reached Lisbon, where they obtained visas to Chile, but on reaching Mexico they learned that these were forgeries. They eventually obtained temporary Canadian passports and ended up in the US.
Love the movie. Loved her performance.
“Where were you last night?’
“That’s so long ago I don’t remember.”
“Will I see you tonight?”
“I never plans that far ahead.”
The last letter of transit.
She was definitely not guilty.
“...after breaking her thigh bone.”
Falls are deadly for the elderly.
Prayers for the lady.
She was gorgeous!
CASABLANCA— A movie with nothing—
No spurting blood
No gratuitous violence
No “special” effects
No offensive language
Casablance—One of the half doZen BEST MOVIES EVER MADE!!!!
And the bartender tried to pick her up on the rebound from Rick.
Very pretty and classy lady.
Possibly the greatest movie of the 20th Century. My only beef is the “letters of transit signed by De Gaulle.” If they’d just said Marshall Petain, it would have been perfect.
“The last letter of transit.”
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