Sep 23, 2012

Movie Sunday... Old Aquaintance

Acclaimed author Kit Marlowe (Bette Davis) returns to her small hometown and reconnects with her melodramatic friend Millie Drake (Miriam Hopkins), who's now married to Kit's old crush Preston (John Loder). Trouble brews when Millie gets inspired to publish a trashy novel she's wrtten. When Millie's newfound fame outshines Kit's, the once-contented Preston becomes disillusioned with his wife's new ego -- and finds himself attracted to Kit.

This is a really wonderful movie about relationships between women and friends. While Kit is the solid one in this relationship, Millie really goes off the deep end. I enjoyed watching a movie where someone had values and stuck with them.

I give this movie a:


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