Mildred Pierce Reviews

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April 7, 2005
February 24, 2005
January 24, 2005
October 23, 2004
Great middle-period Crawford, strong story
October 14, 2004
Most of the story has nothing to do with crime, and is instead about the efforts of Crawford’s character to better herself (she starts a popular restaurant) so she can remain in the good graces of her relentlessly snobbish daughter. It is a clever b
September 23, 2004
August 4, 2004
Smart and brisk, just soapy enough to be as tragic as it is fun. "Mildred Pierce" is one of the best movies made by its star, Joan Crawford.
June 4, 2004
February 11, 2004
Overrated but still effective noirish soaper.
August 29, 2003
August 21, 2003
July 25, 2003
July 18, 2003
January 10, 2003
One of those bad, implausible, fundamentally confused movies that is nevertheless a kick in the pants.
August 13, 2002
August 7, 2002
April 17, 2001
It is mainly Crawford's triumph, and the most remarkable comeback in Hollywood's history.
April 17, 2001
It may not be art or good taste, but throbbing melodrama doesn't come with more conviction.
February 13, 2001
The luscious blacks and whites of this melodramatic noir classic suit Crawford's kabuki-like visage perfectly.
January 1, 2000
Mildred Pierce (1945) is a classic flashback film noir mixed with typical soap-operish elements of the woman's picture or "weeper," and with
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