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Bette v Mary,
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This review is from: The Great Lie  (DVD)
This is the one Mary Astor got her Oscar for - deservedly. She plays the bitch, a concert pianist, Bette plays the nice girl. Pianist gets pregnant after a drunken spree with Bette's boyfriend and decides, when boyfriend, an aviator, goes missing, that she doesn't want baby. Bette does. But boyfriend comes back. It is hokum but gloriously played and George Brent is terrific as the love interest while Mary was never better - and she gets the dresses as well as the lines.