Sudden Fear (1952)
Average Rating: 6.8/10
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Release Date: Jan 1, 1952 Wide
Average Rating: 3.7/5
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Joan Crawford stars as wealthy San Francisco heiress Myra Hudson, a successful playwright who meets Lester Blaine (Jack Palance) while casting her new play in New York. They meet again on the train ride back, fall in love and marry. Unknown to Myra, Lester is seeing mistress Irene Neves (Gloria Grahame), whom he still loves and has married only for her money. While looking through her study, Irene and Lester learn that Myra has made a will leaving only $10,000 a year to Lester (though if he
Jan 1, 1952 Wide
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Joan Crawford won her third and last Oscar nomination for this well executed noir thriller, featuring Jack Palance in a scary performance.
Joan Crawford is great in this noir thriller.
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- Myra Hudson: I was just wondering what I've done to deserve you.
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