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After collapsing, disoriented, in a Los Angeles diner, Louise (Joan Crawford) recounts the events of her life to a psychiatrist. While working as a nurse for the wife of wealthy Dean Graham (Raymond Massey), she falls in love with the Grahams' neighbor, David (Van Heflin), who rejects her affection. Following the death of Dean's wife, Louise becomes the new Mrs. Graham, but her dangerous fixation on David continues. She grows increasingly unstable as her obsession leads to madness and violence.

Release Date

July 26, 1947

Running Time

108 minutes

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Joan Crawford

Joan Crawford

Van Heflin

Van Heflin

Raymond Massey

Raymond Massey

Geraldine Brooks

Geraldine Brooks


Director Curtis Bernhardt

Screenplay Silvia Richards, Ranald MacDougall

Producer Jerry Wald

Cinematography Joseph Valentine

Editing Rudi Fehr

Music Franz Waxman

Distributor Warner Bros.

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