The Revolt of Mamie Stover
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The Revolt of Mamie Stover
Set in the early '40s and directed by Raoul Walsh, The Revolt of Mamie Stover stars Jane Russell as Mamie, a San Francisco prostitute who is run out of town just as the second world war has begun to intensify. Mamie (Russell) settles down in Hawaii, hoping to start a new life. Though her prospects look good when she falls in love with a science-fiction writer (Richard Egan) who treats her with the respect she deserves, the dawning war and the fallacies of her previous lifestyle complicate their budding romance. Mamie cannot fully remove herself from her former profession, and provides some… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Unusual film about a sinister woman who rises to the financial top through war profiteering."
‑ Michael E. Grost, Classic Film and Television
"A flat romantic drama, whose only asset is seeing the buxom Jane Russell in CinemaScope."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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