JENNIFER JONES, 90
Actress won Oscar for 'Song of Bernadette'
Jennifer Jones, an actress who won an Academy Award for playing a saint in "The Song of Bernadette" and became a popular sinner in Hollywood melodramas including "Duel in the Sun" and "Love is a Many-Splendored Thing," died Thursday at her home in Malibu, Calif.
By most accounts, Ms. Jones' career faltered under the guidance of producer David O. Selznick, her second husband and one of the most powerful moguls in Hollywood. He tried to transform her into what film scholar David Thomson mockingly called "the greatest actress in the world," while eliminating her quirky...