Possessed (1931) - Rotten Tomatoes

Possessed (1931)





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In this melodrama, a small town factory worker decides to hit the big-time and so heads for New York in search of a wealthy man. She soon becomes the mistress of a powerful lawyer. She leads a luxurious life until he decides to make a bid for the governor's seat.

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Frank Conroy
as Travers
John Miljan
as John Driscoll
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Critic Reviews for Possessed

All Critics (2)

An early starring role for Joan Crawford, Possessed knows where the spotlight belongs.

December 29, 2020 | Rating: 3/4 | Full Review…

Gripping romantic drama, creatively photographed with long takes and depth staging.

August 2, 2013 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Possessed


If you like to see Joan suffering in minks and mansions this is for you.

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