Mildred Pierce (1945)

Mildred Pierce (1945)

After her cheating husband leaves her, Mildred Pierce proves she can become independent and successful, but can't win the approval of her spoiled daughter. This films stars Joan Crawford asMildred Pierce Beragon, Jack Carson as Wally Fay, Zachary Scott as Monte Beragon, Eve Arden as Ida Corwin and Ann Blyth as Veda Pierce Forrester. Joan Crawford excels in the title role as does co-star Ann Blythe who normally played sweet heroines. Here she is the manipulative narcissistic daughter. The tension builds throughout this movie, the script is excellent and all the minor roles are cast and played beautifully. This movie is an absolute must-see!!