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Mildred Pierce: Joan Crawford delivers a critically acclaimed performance as Mildred Pierce, a woman clawing her way to success to provide her daughter with everything she lacks. No sacrifice is too much - ending her middle class marriage, climbing to the top of a male-dominated business world and marrying a man she doesn't love - but is murder a step too far?
Grand Hotel: Oscar-winning drama with an all-star cast exploring the interwoven relationships of the residents of a plush Berlin hotel...
Possessed: She loves him when he goes away for months. She loves him when he refuses to marry her. But when callow David Sutton chooses to marry someone else, Louise Howell's love for him takes a darker turn. Give her a gun and she'll love him to death. Joan Crawford reteams with producer Jerry Wald of her Academy Award winning 'Mildred Pierce' and claims a 1947 Best Actress Oscar nomination for her portrayal of tempestuous, mentally unstable Louise.
'Whatever Happened to Baby Jane?' (1962) follows Jane Hudson (Bette Davis) who found fame as child star 'Baby Jane' and her sister Blanche (Crawford) who eclipsed her when the latter became a Hollywood glamour girl in the 1930s. Blanche's career was brought to an abrupt end by an accident for which Jane was seemingly responsible. Now the two ageing sisters live together in their Hollywood mansion, attended by their maid, Elvira (Maidie Norman). When Jane discovers that Blanche is planning to sell their home and have her put away, she begins a campaign of terror against her wheelchair-bound sibling.