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Running head: MILDRED PIERCE FILM RESPONSE PAPER 1 Mildred Pierce: The Power of a Woman Name Institution
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MILDRED PIERCE FILM RESPONSE PAPER2 Question 3: The Power of a Woman The Mildred Pierce is arguably a film noir that depicts the social life and crimes that result from the kind of choices different people make and the willingness to become self-reliant. The films highlight several themes but that which comes out well in light of all is the place a woman has taken (Cain, 1989). Had I been a woman in the 1945 and had the chance to watch the aforementioned film I would have taken a very important message from it that would have been enough to change the mentality that people had concerning women. The main message from the film Mildred Pierce is the power of a woman. This is depicted by the way the main character, being a woman and with a family to take care decides that she can move on and support her family even without her husband help who leaves her for another lady. Mildred had been confined in her home as a housewife with her place being in the
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  • Spring '17
  • Dr.Agnes Meroka
  • Mildred Pierce

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