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Mildred Pierce's Moment of Pleasure

by Clifford Galiher

Mildred's momentary pursuit of romantic satisfaction, briefly setting aside her work and family life, results in a catastrophic development at home. This blow heaves enormous grief on Mildred and makes her more determined than ever to sacrifice everything her own personal needs for the benefit of her surviving daughter.

Mildred Pierce – Pleasure & Punishment

Mildred takes a brief break from the demands of her professional and family life to enjoy herself, and is mercilessly punished by the cosmos.

from Mildred Pierce (1945)
Creator: Michael Curtiz
Distributor: Warner Bros.
Posted by Clifford Galiher