Directed by George Cukor • 1950 • United States
Starring Lana Turner, Ray Milland, Tom Ewell
Lana Turner gives one of her finest performances in this look at the special curse of glamor set amidst a rarefied world of beauty, celebrity, and cocktail parties. She stars as Lily James, an ambitious young woman from the Midwest who comes to New York City to make it as a model. Through her talent and determination, Lily climbs her way to the top of her profession. But an affair with a married man (Ray Milland) soon forces her to reevaluate what she truly wants.