A Woman's Face
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A remake of the Swedish film of the same name (see entry 55092), MGM's A Woman's Face was reshaped into one of Joan Crawford's best vehicles. Told in flashback from the vantage point of a murder trial, the story concerns a female criminal whose face is disfigured by a hideous scar. The plastic-surgery removal of this disfigurement has profound repercussions, both positive and tragically negative. The film's multitude of subplots converge when Conrad Veidt, Joan's lover and onetime partner in crime, is murdered. Melvyn Douglas costars as the beneficent cosmetic surgeon who… More
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"Joan Crawford, disfigured for her (and George Cukor's) art"
‑ Fernando F. Croce, CinePassion
"Under Cukor's guidance, Crawford gives one of her least mannered performance in this noir remake of an Ingrid Bergman Swedish film about a woman whose scarred face has made her bitter."
‑ Emanuel Levy, EmanuelLevy.Com
"Pleasing film despite the inane dialogue."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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