The Women

The Women

1939, NR, 133 min. Directed by George Cukor. Starring Norma Shearer, Joan Crawford, Rosalind Russell, Paulette Goddard, Joan Fontaine, Marjorie Main, Lucile Watson, Butterfly McQueen.

REVIEWED By Marjorie Baumgarten, Thu., June 27, 2002

This Hollywood bitchfest is an enduring favorite that features a constellation of top female stars (in an exclusively female cast) dishing the dirt on each other like there's no tomorrow. Anita Loos scripted from Clare Boothe Luce's famous play, and George Cukor presides over it all with an even hand.

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The Women, George Cukor, Norma Shearer, Joan Crawford, Rosalind Russell, Paulette Goddard, Joan Fontaine, Marjorie Main, Lucile Watson, Butterfly McQueen

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