Mommie Dearest

Mommie Dearest
  • 1981
  • US
  • 2h 9min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Frank Perry
  • Cast: Faye Dunaway, Diana Scarwid, Steve Forrest

Based on the infamous exposé by Joan Crawford's daughter, this almost ended Dunaway's career. She plays the mentally abusive matriarch, dragging up two adopted children she's collected to fill a void in her life.

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