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Mildred Pierce

Mildred Pierce(1945)

Also Known As: House on the Sand |

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Brief Synopsis

A woman turns herself into a business tycoon to win her selfish daughter a place in society.

Cast & Crew

Michael Curtiz Director
Joan Crawford Mildred Pierce
Jack Carson Wally Fay
Zachary Scott Monte Beragon
Eve Arden Ida Corwin
Ann Blyth Veda Pierce
Bruce Bennett Bert Pierce
Lee Patrick Mrs. Maggie Biederhof
Moroni Olsen Inspector Peterson
Veda Ann Borg Miriam Ellis
Jo Ann Marlowe Kay Pierce
George Tobias Mr. Chris
Barbara Brown Mrs. Forrester

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 28 Sep 1945
Release Date:  1945 Production Date:  AFI
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (RCA Sound System) Production Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  109 or 113 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  9,960    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Mildred > the picture I love to hate.....

    ja661 2019-05-13

    Ok, seen this picture about 10-12 times now. Joan Crawford is awesome in a role that seems tailored for her. But this is also the only thing I really... MORE>

  • Strange

    Larry 2018-05-15

    Mildred Pierce is an interesting film noir, but I've never understood how Joan Crawford was selected as best actress by the Motion Picture Academy... MORE>

  • A film noir Gem

    JsBaroque 2017-04-19

    Crawford won her well deserved oscar for the title role - devoted single parent whose strive for success is only exceeded by her daughter's... MORE>