Director: Michael Curtiz Run Time: 111 min. Format: DCP Release Year: 1945
Starring: Joan Crawford, Jack Carson, Zachary Scott
Joan Crawford gives an Academy Award winning performance in the title role of this melodramatic film noir. After Mildred’s second husband is murdered, flashbacks reveal the events leading up to his death. A doting mother, Mildred rises from waitress to restaurant-chain owner, but her spoiled daughter’s selfishness results in heartbreak.