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Noir Saturdays: Mildred Pierce

Ah, here’s an oldie but goodie for tonight, Mildred Pierce. When Mildred Pierce’s (Joan Crawford) wealthy husband leaves her for another woman, Mildred decides to raise her two daughters on her own. Despite Mildred’s financial successes in the restaurant business, … Continue reading

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Noir Saturday: The Damned Don’t Cry

This a great film with a very powerful actress. Trapped in an unhappy marriage and a dirt-poor town, Ethel Whitehead (Joan Crawford) decides to break free of these confines after the death of her child changes her outlook on life. … Continue reading

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