Possessed (1947)

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After being found wandering the streets of Los Angeles, a severely catatonic woman tells a doctor the complex story of how she wound up there.


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  • Joan Crawford and Van Heflin in Possessed (1947)
  • Joan Crawford in Possessed (1947)
  • Joan Crawford in Possessed (1947)
  • Possessed (1947)
  • Joan Crawford in Possessed (1947)

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Trivia

Star Joan Crawford and director Curtis Bernhardt spent time in real psychiatric wards in Santa Monica, Santa Barbara and Pasadena, observing mental patients as research for the film and going over the script with doctors for the sake of authenticity. On one of those visits, ... ...


Quotes

David Sutton: I'm sorry, Louise. I seldom hit a woman, but if you don't leave me alone, I'll wind up kicking babies.


Goofs

During the opening sequence, while Louise is wandering the streets of Los Angeles, her shoes change from pumps to sling-backs and back again.

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Plot Summary


Genres

Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Thriller

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