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Irma Vep's rating of the film Madame X

Incredible. It starts out as a boring and clunky 30s chamber drama about infidelity and then, with a stunning montage, flips into this other bleak, brutal world through which Jacqueline drifts (numbed by alcohol but not numbed enough). The final scene in the courtroom is melodrama at its best. Gladys George is absolutely STUNNING in this role (one of her only lead roles?!?).