3 WOMEN is one of Robert Altman's best and most personal films as well as one of his strangest from the 1970s, his most productive period. Shelley Duvall, Sissy Spacek, and Janice Rule star as a trio whose divergent personalities first clash, then intertwine and finally merge in a complex
psychological story of transference and dependence.
Newly arrived in a Southern California desert community from Texas, timid Pinky Rose (Sissy Spacek) gets a job at a rehabilitation center for the elderly. She's trained by another Texan, Millie Lammoreaux (Shelley Duvall), whom she eventually moves in with and comes to idolize, despite the fact
that Millie s supposed populari...