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Wanda is a movie starring Barbara Loden, Michael Higgins, and Dorothy Shupenes. Wanda, a lonely housewife, drifts through mining country until she meets a petty thief who takes her in.

Running Time
1 hours 42 minutes
Quality
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Genres
Crime, Drama
Director
Barbara Loden
Writer
Barbara Loden
Actors
Barbara Loden, Michael Higgins, Peter Shupenes, Dorothy Shupenes
Country
USA
Year
1970
Audio Languages
English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
Subtitles
日本語, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

The mother of several small children feels lonely and isolated In, Pennsylvania's rust-belt, her husband works sporadically and as he's abandoned her so does she abandon her husband and children, spending time in bars picking up men. One night she meets a petty thief who treats her - in her thinking - better than she had ever been, but what kind

Comments about crime «Wanda» (28)

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Harold

I remember seeing this film when I was a kid, and I have not forgotten it. The way it was made at the time, it was like watching a documentary. I have recently seen the film again, and I have to say it is very similar to the way it was in my mind. It is a classic, and it is definitely a must-see. The director is the man who made The Last Seduction, and he is a genius. The way the film is shot, it is very realistic. I also liked the music, it was very haunting and mysterious. This is definitely a film that I will never forget.

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Walter Sanchez

This is a great film. The opening scenes are amazing and full of surprises. The acting is outstanding and the story is very good. The characters are well developed and the scenes are very well edited. The music is great and you can feel the emotions of the characters. The movie is very well done. The story is very good, there are no weak points in it and the ending is very good. This is a must see film.

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Amber G.

I don't know what I expected from this film. I did read the book. I love a good crime story. The book was great. I was hoping for a good film. The film was well done. I liked the way it was told. The story line was simple and simple. The characters were believable. I was not bored and I didn't find myself yawning. The film is very well acted. I thought the supporting cast was good. I felt that the film could have used more dialog and more dialogue. I didn't feel the story was very complex. The film could have used more story. It was very well done. I did not find the ending that it was overly drawn out. I do not understand why the ending was so drawn out. I thought it was good. I have not read the book, but I do know the book was very good. I do not like to be bored in a film. I liked the film. I would recommend this film to anyone who likes a good crime film. I do not think it is a film to see in the theatre.

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Linda Powell

I watched the movie on a plane, and it is a great movie. The main character, Wanda, was great. She was so funny, and so innocent, and she was so vulnerable. She was the best. I loved how she was looking for the right man, and how she was looking for him to just be honest. I loved how she would go on about her life, and how she would tell the story of her life to people. I thought it was so sad, and I cried. I thought it was a great movie, and it will be a great movie to watch. I recommend this movie to anyone, it's great. I give it a 9 out of 10.

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Richard K.

After seeing this movie, I'm sure that you'll agree with me. It's a real treat for the eyes and ears. The story is very well told, and the camera-work is fantastic. It has everything from a "real" story to an "art" movie. If you like movies with a message, this is the movie for you. Don't let this movie fool you. It's a movie that can give you a good night of sleep. It's a movie that makes you think about what you're doing, and about the world you live in. This is a movie that you'll want to watch again and again, and you'll have the same urge to watch it every time. Don't let anyone tell you that you don't need to see this movie. It's one of the best movies I've ever seen. The acting is great, and the characters are well developed. The movie is very realistic, and it's very entertaining. I was surprised by the ending, which is not what I expected. It's a great movie. 9/10

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Harry T.

I saw this movie the day it came out and I really enjoyed it. I found it to be very realistic in a way that I have not seen in a movie for a long time. I thought the plot was very good. The acting was good, the scenery was very beautiful. I think it was very realistic, even though it was not a very exciting movie. It was a little slow, but I felt it was better than most movies that are out there. I think the movie would have been a lot better if it was shorter. The movie had some great scenery, and the story was very interesting. I recommend this movie.

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Brandon Cunningham

I am a huge fan of Carol Kent's work, and I am also a huge fan of the "Gothic" genre. I liked this film as much as I did her earlier film "The Red Shoes." The story is very much like "The Red Shoes," but "The Red Shoes" is much more of a mystery, whereas "The Lady in the Van" is more of a suspense thriller. In the first half, I thought the film was boring, but it was in the second half that I really appreciated it. I felt that the acting was very good and very believable. The two main actors, Michelle Pfeiffer and Courtney Cox, both give a very good performance, but the other actors, especially those who played the children, were also very good. I thought the ending of the film was very well done, and it was very moving. I am very glad that I watched this film, and I recommend it to anyone who wants a good mystery or suspense thriller.

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Katherine

A movie about a lonely woman who can't find her life purpose in her life. When a young woman goes missing in her own country, an American journalist (Kate Bosworth) sets out to find her. The film has a very depressing and tragic ending. It is very well done and it was very hard to watch. However, the ending was somewhat unsatisfying. I think it should have ended a little bit differently. I don't want to spoil it for you, but it didn't seem like the ending that would have made sense to me. The movie is very well directed and shot. The acting is very good, and the cinematography is very good. The film is very well written. It has a very strong message and it is very well delivered. I think this is one of the best movies of the year. I think it is one of the best films of 2012.

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Heather S.

One of the few movies I have seen which features a woman (Jodie Foster) who plays a role unlike the average Hollywood film star. She is the part of the film that allows the viewer to take a break from the action and get away from the story. The action is there, the story is there, the dialogue is there. It is just a matter of the story telling. If you are looking for a movie to watch for a good time, or a movie to watch with your girlfriend, this is the movie for you. It is a movie for those who are looking for a break from the typical Hollywood movie.

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Susan

It is the most thought-provoking film I have ever seen. I watched it with a group of friends who all had different views on it. I could not tell what they were thinking about it. They were all there for the same reason. I felt like I was there too. I was very uncomfortable, and that was a good thing. I think the characters were portrayed very realistically. There was never a moment where they were out of character. I was not confused at all. I was intrigued. I felt like I was on the inside. It was a very enjoyable movie. I could not say enough good things about this film. I highly recommend it.

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Diane

This is a very interesting film about a mother who believes she is a "bad" mother, and the daughter who is the "good" mother. The mother was very devoutly religious, and the daughter was very devoutly religious. The mother believed that the daughter was a "bad" child because she didn't like her religious upbringing, but the daughter said that the mother was not religious because she was "bad" at her religious upbringing. This film is very interesting and shows that religion is a very personal thing. It also shows that there is a difference between believing and having faith.

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Gregory Harris

I had a feeling that this was going to be a typical gay movie, and it turned out to be true. There were plenty of funny moments in this movie, but it wasn't enough to make this movie stand out above the rest. The acting was very good. There were some very good performances by all of the actors, but none of the actors really stood out. They all did a good job, but I think the only reason that I could really give this movie an 8 out of 10 is that it wasn't very gory. If you like films that have a lot of blood and gore, then you will like this movie, but if you're looking for something that's more serious, then you're going to be disappointed.

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Virginia

The movie was made in the mid-80's and is a story of a woman (Wanda) who runs a small restaurant, and is a mother of two boys. One of her sons is an aspiring writer. Wanda's life is peaceful, but at night she is plagued by visions of a monstrous creature. When her husband dies she is forced to sell their restaurant. She decides to take a job with a man (James) and her son is born. The movie is a typical 80's thriller. The story is slow, but the suspense is there. The only drawback is the slow pace. The acting was fine, but the movie is not for all. I give it a 8 out of 10. The movie has a beautiful score by Ennio Morricone, and the cinematography is good. I suggest this movie to anyone who likes a good thriller.

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Grace

This is the first time I have written a review on IMDb but the last time I did so was because I thought I had seen a great movie. I had not seen the movie until today and I was deeply moved by it. I think it was one of the most beautiful movies I have ever seen. The acting is superb and the cinematography is superb. It is a very moving story. I don't want to spoil it but I can tell you that if you have not seen this movie yet, you have not seen anything. It is a movie about a woman that is struggling with her child and the people in her life. She is struggling to find a place to stay and a place to live. This movie is a good one and I think it is very well done. It is a great movie. I strongly recommend it. It is very good.

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Craig Cox

The movie is about a mother, who lost her daughter in a traffic accident. She wants to move out of the city, but she is constantly harassed by the police. When she is finally able to move, she starts to look for the missing girl and her brother. But, everything is not as it seems. I found it interesting how the movie was shot, especially in the apartment. It's not very obvious what is going on, but the main focus is on the house and the family. I also liked the ending, which is different than the normal endings. I recommend it to everyone who likes crime and romance.

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Cheryl Munoz

The only reason I watched it was because it was on Netflix. I would have liked to see this movie on the big screen, but the projection was poor. The movie was also a bit long. I was really looking forward to seeing it. I can say, though, that I am very pleased with this movie. It is very interesting, and I really liked the main character. I really think this movie is worth seeing, even if you aren't into movies.

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Victoria

I was at the theater to watch this movie. I had heard a lot about this movie. I was very skeptical about it. But, I watched it anyway. I must say that I was pleasantly surprised. It was really a great movie. I recommend it to anyone. If you like movies that make you think, you should definitely watch this movie. It's worth watching. It's a shame that this movie didn't get an Oscar, because it deserved one. If you liked this movie, you should definitely watch "The Hurt Locker" or "The Dark Knight".

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Jesse B.

What a wonderful film. I could have watched it again the other night and it would have been more enjoyable. I thought the film was well directed and acted and the film has a unique style. I don't understand the negative comments about the acting and I don't understand why some people do not like the film. I thought the actors were good and the film had a special atmosphere to it. I really enjoyed the film and would recommend it to others.

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Kenneth L.

I first saw this film on the SciFi channel a few months ago. I was interested to see how it would compare to the original. I was surprised. The film did not have the same impact as the original, but it was still a very good film. I would recommend this film to anyone who loves a good crime thriller. I would recommend this film to anyone who is looking for something a little different.

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Nathan

This film was a lot better than I expected. It wasn't a conventional "thriller" or a "drama" or anything, it was just a very good film. I was very surprised by it. It's a bit slow at first, but once it gets going it's a really great film. I was surprised that it was not a typical Hollywood movie. It was not at all predictable, and it kept my attention the whole way through. It had a great story line, and it was very interesting. I was very impressed. I think it deserves a 9 or 10, but I can't give it a higher score than that because I have only seen it once. It is a great film.

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Scott P.

I saw this movie on opening night, and I was totally disappointed. The movie was set in the late 1960's. The music was very good, and the acting was very good, but it was slow. The story was kind of boring and I was kind of bored at the end. I liked the movie a lot, but I think it could have been better. I give this movie an 8.5/10.

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Jeremy Keller

You're a junkie who's been in jail for a while, and you want to get back to a normal life. You've got to get some help from a drug dealer to do it. I'll be honest, I was really disappointed by the movie. I was expecting a lot more from the movie. The acting was pretty good. It's a good movie to watch if you want to watch a movie with a strong story. I think that it would be a good movie for someone who doesn't really like movies.

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Douglas Ferguson

After watching the movie, I felt like this movie could have been better. But then again, the story was amazing. After I finished the movie, I felt like I had been in a real prison for 2 hours. That is a good thing, because it shows that real life can be like that. This movie is truly a masterpiece. It makes you feel like you are in a real prison. After you watch this movie, you will never forget it. It is the best movie ever made. If you like movies, you should watch this one.

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Pamela

This is a fantastic film about a group of young girls and their attempts to make it in the music industry. I am glad I saw this film and I am also glad I saw it at a movie theater. This film is dark and realistic and it is a sad film but it is also a great film. It is an important film that should be shown in every high school. It is a great film that shows that it is never too late to start and pursue a career in music. I recommend this film to anyone who likes films and want to see a good film.

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Douglas

When I first read the reviews for this film, I thought it was going to be a great movie. I've never seen anything quite like it. I'm not saying this is a great movie. It's not. I just think this is a good film. If you have not seen it, I highly recommend it. I had a great time watching it.

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Billy Griffin

This is one of the best British films I've seen. It is a very bleak and depressing story about a woman who is dying of cancer. She is visited by a little boy who has been brought up by her in a day care centre. This is the kind of film that really makes you think about the things that we do for love, but in a way that is so desperate that it is almost not worth it. The film is set in London and it was shot on location. The director, Stephen Frears, is a British actor and I'm sure he is going to get a lot of awards for this film. I would definitely recommend this film to anyone who wants to see a very dark and depressing story.

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Theresa W.

I am not a fan of Gwyneth Paltrow, but I like her performance in this movie. It was not her best performance, but it was a good performance. She is still very beautiful. I think she is one of the best actresses in Hollywood, and she is probably the best actress in the world. She is the reason why the world can be a better place. The movie is not perfect, but it is a good movie to watch. I would recommend it to people who like to watch a good movie with some violence and sexual content.

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Debra C.

I'll start with the pros. The cast was superb. Lili Taylor was absolutely perfect as the whore. It was a real treat to see her in the lead role. The cinematography was great. The sets were also well done. The story was gripping and believable. The music was the icing on the cake. The two main performances were also very good. Jason Patric did a great job as the lead. The rest of the cast was solid as well. Overall, I'd definitely recommend this movie to anyone. There were a few parts that were a little slow but it was still a very enjoyable movie. I would definitely recommend it to anyone who is into the type of movie that this is. The only thing I would have done differently is to add a little more nudity in the movie. It would have made it that much better. Overall, I highly recommend this movie to anyone. You will not be disappointed. I give this movie an 8 out of 10.