East Side, West Side

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East Side, West Side ★★ 1949

Stanwyck and Mason try hard to make this simple-minded soaper work, with mixed results. A wealthy couple experiences marital woes, aggravated by a ambitious young woman and a soft-hearted man suffering from unrequited love. Based on the popular novel by Marcia Davenport. 110m/ B VHS . Barbara Stanwyck, James Mason, Ava Gardner, Van Heflin, Gale Sondergaard, William Frawley, Nancy Davis; D: Mervyn LeRoy; C: Charles Rosher; M: Miklos Rozsa.