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Lauren Bacall, one of the last great stars of Hollywood's Golden Age

Aug 13, 2014    

By Jake Coyle/Associated PressNew York "Anybody got a match?" was Lauren Bacall's first line, in Howard Hawks' To Have and Have Not, and, ever since, captive moviegoers have been desperately fumbling for a light.Bacall, who died Tuesday in New York at age 89, seemed to live in black and white. Her slinky sultriness rose like an apparition from the dark shadows of 1940s film noir, her leopard-like eyes beaming from the dark, her smoky voice oozing wisdom beyond her years from the very start.And what a start it was. Bacall arrived a fully formed screen goddess in 1944's To Have and Hav...

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