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Captive Wild Woman

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In a nutshell: Director Edward Dmytryk cuts and pastes together a surprisingly coherent and enjoyable tale of a gorilla being turned into a woman by a mad John Carradine in his first mad scientist role. 4,128 more words

Conquest Of Man

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gårDagens kvinna: Alice Roosevelt Longworth (1884-)

Daughter of President Theodore Roosevelt, gave after 18 years of marriage to Nicholas Longworth, birth to a daughter, Paulina, at the age of 41, 1925. 502 more words

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The Devil Commands

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In a nutshell: The fourth of Columbia’s mad Boris Karloff films, this 1941 effort is probably the best in the lot, with some cool sci-fi designs, good atmosphere and splendid acting. 2,839 more words

Conquest Of Man

Where Love Has Gone (1964)

Susan Hayward versus Bette Davis. An explosive combination on paper. A bit less so on film.

These two great actresses who were both known to tear up the screen and male costars were surely meant to face off against each other. 586 more words

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