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  • Baby Face

    Baby Face

    ★★★★

    Didn't buy the whole falling in love with the pasty-faced playboy scenario, but before that, wow. Stanwyck is a smart, sexy, tough-talking, train-hopping, Nietzsche-reading man-eater. Her dad basically tries to whore her out to some rich politician and she's like "Nah" and the politician's like "I'm gonna sic the T-men on your speakeasy" and then it doesn't matter 'cause her dad blows up with the still. After that, it's a lot of trading sex for favors (as she has been…