1 Slap: On Screen

Research in progress: June 17, 2022

Key Largo

Robinson slaps bogart 3 times on the face after Bogart gives Claire Trevor a drink (which he promised her is she sings cold).

Rebel Without a Cause

In the first scene, Natalie Wood’s father slaps her after she kisses him

Lupe Velez films


Vivien slapping Leslie Howard

Vivien Leigh slapping Prissy

The Great Lie

Bette Davis slaps Mary Astor twice, about 65 minutes into film

In the Heat of the Night:

Garden scene: S. Poitier gets slapped, and immediately slaps back.