Madame X
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Lana Turner takes the lead in the seventh film version of Alexandre Bisson's glossy soap opera. Holly Parker (Turner) is married to respected diplomat Clay Anderson (John Forsythe), but his busy schedule prevents them from seeing each other very often. Distracted and lonely, Holly allows her head to be turned by carefree playboy Phil Benton (Ricardo Montalban), who dies in a freak accident during an assignation. In a panic, Holly contacts her mother-in-law, Estelle Anderson (Constance Bennett) and asks what she should do. Estelle, a joyless woman who has never cared for her… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Completed the same year as the star's first face-lift, Madame X viciously spans two dozen years, inspiring one gossip columnist of the time to joke that Constance Bennett looked younger without makeup than Turner did with it."
‑ Rob Nelson, City Pages, Minneapolis/St. Paul
"Director David Lowell Rich, a television director, helms it as if to make it as archaic, sudsy and corny as humanly possible."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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