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)
  • Possessed (1947)
  • Joan Crawford in Possessed (1947)
  • Joan Crawford in 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. On one of these visits, Crawford and Bernhardt witnessed, without asking permission, a woman ... ...


Quotes

Louise: I can be very objectionable.


Goofs

When Louise is brought into the hospital, Dr Willard examines her and says to another doctor that she's "beautiful, intelligent, and frustrated". However, she's in a coma so he has no way of knowing if she's intelligent or frustrated.

Storyline

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Genres

Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Thriller

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