Mildred Pierce

Part of Fashion in Film Festival: If Looks Could Kill
Sunday, May 13, 2012, 1:00 p.m.

Dir. Michael Curtiz. 1945, 111 mins. With Joan Crawford, Jack Carson, Zachary Scott. Costumes by Milo Anderson. Crawford won an Oscar for her portrayal of a housewife-turned-waitress (swapping an apron for a mink coat) who finds business success while trying to keep control over her vindictive daughter.

Free with Museum admission.