Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role 2001
Plays Character That Is Related To The Sex Trade Industry
Verna Bernbaum in Miller’s Crossing 1990
Character Is A Gun Moll
Miller’s Crossing was a throwback to the all film noir gangster movies of the 1950s. Marcia Gay Harden plays Verna, an opportunistic gun moll aka prostitute. She proceeds to offer herself up to a gangster, in exchange for protecting her bookmaker brother. While at the same time romancing another gangster in training.
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