Expert tale of deceit and manipulation─Southern style─with Joan Crawford as rotten Georgia peach Eva Phillips married to mill tycoon Avery (Barry Sullivan). When a pretty cousin from New York arrives at their home, back-stabbing, illicit love, and jealousy follow, with Eva's controlling ways getting the better of everyone─and herself. John Ireland, Betsy Palmer, and Lucy Marlow co-star. 95 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.