Mildred Pierce: Directed by Michael Curtiz. With Joan Crawford, Jack Carson, Zachary Scott, Eve Arden. A hard-working mother inches towards disaster as she divorces her husband and starts a successful restaurant business to support her spoiled daughter.
Mildred Pierce is a psychological drama by James M. Cain published by Alfred A. Knopf in 1941.. A story of “social inequity and opportunity in America" set during the Great depression, Mildred Pierce follows the trajectory of a lower-middle class grass widow with two children in her tragic struggle to achieve financial and personal success.
Mildred Pierce is an American drama television miniseries that aired on HBO from March 27 to April 10, 2011, consisting of five episodes. Adapted from James M. Cain's 1941 novel of the same name, it was directed by Todd Haynes, and starred Kate Winslet in the title role, alongside Guy Pearce, Evan Rachel Wood, and Melissa Leo.
27/03/2011 · Mildred Pierce: With Kate Winslet, Brían F. O'Byrne, Melissa Leo, James Le Gros. Divorced single mom Mildred Pierce decides to open a restaurant business, which tears at the already-strained relationship with her ambitious elder daughter, Veda.
Mildred Pierce est une mini-série américaine en cinq épisodes réalisée par Todd Haynes et diffusée entre le 27 mars et le 10 avril 2011 sur HBO.Il s'agit de la seconde adaptation du livre Mildred Pierce écrit par James M. Cain après le film, Le Roman de Mildred Pierce, réalisé par Michael Curtiz en 1945 avec Joan Crawford dans le rôle-titre.
Joan Crawford is at her quintessential best in this title role "Mildred Pierce." Ann Blythe and Eve Arden are excellent supporting actresses as her daughter and friend respectively. The movie is centered on the economic climb of a love-spurned housewife egged on by her selfish, greedy, and ambitious daughter, Vida, who will stop at nothing for status and money.
When Mildred Pierce's (Joan Crawford) wealthy husband leaves her for another woman, Mildred decides to raise her two daughters on her own. Despite Mildred's financial successes in the restaurant ...