Joan Crawford & Mommie Dearest
Joan Crawford (March 23, 1905 – May 10, 1977), born Lucille Fay LeSueur, was an American actress in film, television and theatre. Mommie Dearest is a memoir and exposé written by Christina Crawford, the adopted daughter of actress Joan Crawford. /5
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The Joan Crawford that I've heard about in 'Mommie Dearest' is not the Joan Craw...
LB rocking a satin robe like Joan Crawford in Mommie Dearest
If you watch mommie dearest you will really really dislike Joan Crawford a lot.
Faye Dunaway is Joan Crawford in Mommie Dearest (1981) tonight at 8PM ET on MOVIES!
Christmas for Joan Crawford fans ... My book What Ever Happened to Mommie Dearest
I thought if they swore one more time Andy was going to go Joan Crawford /Mommie Dearest crazy on them.
Is it just me or does Hillary Clinton remind you of Joan Crawford who played "Mommie Dearest" in the movie?
Genuinely don't think I'll ever tire of watching Mommie Dearest, I want to be as mental and as glam as Joan Crawford was
Set de fotos: Faye Dunaway as Joan Crawford in Mommie Dearest, c. 1981
If they ever do a Mommie Dearest remake, I think I know who's got a corner on Joan Crawford.
Youre not thinking of the Joan Crawford based film Mommie Dearest are you, sounds familiar
One more request...can you please review "Mommie Dearest" dressed as Joan Crawford in the "No more iron hangers!!" scene?
If my mom caught herself trying to act like Joan Crawford's crazy *** in "Mommie Dearest" she would of been caught these hands bruh 😒👊
"Call me Caitlyn". Met alle respect maar het is sprekend Joan Crawford, Mommie Dearest.
Who gets the best acting in film history award: Faye Dunaway as Joan Crawford in Mommie Dearest vs That dog in The Thing.
Dunaway refuses to talk about Mommie Dearest bc she claims to be haunted by the ghost of Joan Crawford
Joan Crawford rare audio included in our enhanced ebook of What Ever Happened to Mommie Dearest?
the 1 & only Mommie Dearest, Miss. Joan Crawford... Don't make silver screen icons like this no more...
Just asked my Mam for something and called her Mommie Dearest so she'd say yeah, her response was "no wire hangers"...SOZ Joan Crawford ✋
I had what is rumored to have been Joan Crawford's favorite chicken salad for lunch. Mommie Dearest knew her chicken salad...
Joan Crawford speaks about her life and career in rare audio on our iTunes iBookstore enhanced ebook What Ever Happened to Mommie Dearest?
Oh my gosh! The movie, "Mommie Dearest" is on Sundance Channel. I haven't seen this in 20 years. It's about Joan Crawford's real life. It was written by her daughter. This is a crazy movie!
Bio-Pics of well-know celebrities do notoriously bad at the box-office. One such film to have overcome this "box-office poison" tag and be elevated to the ranks of the "classics"(at least in Camp Culture) is the remarkable bio-pic of the late 40s actress Joan Crawford ("What Ever Happened To Baby Jane?"). The film was adapted from the book her adopted daughter Christina wrote about the horrors she and her adopted brother endured growing up as the children of the Wicked Witch Of Beverly Hills: the screaming, the slaps,the force-feeding of food, the beatings with WIRE HANGERS(!), the night terrors of being dragged out of bed at midnight by an insane, terrifying "mother" and forced to get on hands and knees, scrubbing the bathroom floor and toilet! Daughter Christina got her back (revenge) following the death of her un-mourned Mum by writing this tale of growing up with a Hollywood monster for a parent, all the while, as Christina relates, "Mommie Dearest" presented herself to her "adoring fans" as the consu ...
subjecting oneself to mommie dearest brings on the desire to want to be Joan Crawford or Faye Dunaway or maybe both.
FREE PASS: It almost was "Annie Dearest." The original vision for the film adaptation of "Mommie Dearest" was to have the project helmed by director Franco Zefferelli and star Anne Bancroft as the legendary Joan Crawford. Previous committments prevented those two from coming together; instead, Frank Perry took the project, and Bancroft walked off, apparently unhappy with Perry's vision for the story.
Joan Crawford was a nut. Watching Mommie Dearest was a bad idea.
Yep. I think its gonna be a Joan Crawford kinda night...Gonna watch Mommie Dearest in the background and put my clothes up.. with "Plastic" hangers... I'm not stupid.you should never put a 200.00 dress on wire hanger for sure ! ;)
In this picture of Lowe's State Theater we jump 20 years into 1953. A new marquee! Joan Crawford is back, presumably too mature to still be adorable, starring in "Torch Song" with Michael Wilding and the benighted Gig Young. A archtypical Hollywood potboiler, Torch Song has Mommie Dearest playing herself in the person of Jenny Stewart, a tough Broadway musical star who alienates her colleagues with her neurotic demands for absolute perfection. A second feature, "Black Fury" is offered. This pro-trade union film was almost 20 years old at this time. An odd choice to be sure.
FOR all the people who believe Christina Crawford made up those terrible things in her memoir ''Mommie Dearest,'' the appeal of Mildred Pierce (1945) is Joan Crawford's Oscar-winning portrayal of
Can I make a post about Joan Crawford without mentioning Mommie Dearest? No. No I can't. Mildred Pierce
Mommie Dearest is a great movie, Joan Crawford was crazy
I'm selling 'Mommie Dearest: Hollywood Royalty Edition (DVD) Joan Crawford!' Click to see
I liked a video Joan Crawford : Her last days and "Mommie Dearest"
Watching Mommie Dearest and taking comfort in the fact that , no matter how crazy I get, I'll never be Joan Crawford crazy.
The unintended hilarity and near-kabuki stylings of "Mommie Dearest" are certainly timeless. While it may be hard to believe, the 1981 Joan Crawford biopic that nearly ruined star Faye Dunaway's career and introduced lines like "No wire hangers!" into the pop cultural lexicon was released exactly 32...
“don't fxck with me fellas. this ain't my first time at the rodeo.”. — Joan Crawford, Mommie Dearest
Whatever you're thinking of doing tomorrow night, don't. You HAVE to see Dunaway as Joan Crawford in Mommie Dearest:
"à la Joan Crawford in Mommie Dearest, the height of glamour"
Joan Crawford gets her say. Our book What Ever Happened to Mommie Dearest looks back at her life and career. Itunes ebook has Joan audio
Contrary to the caricature of Joan Crawford in "Mommie Dearest," I actually need more wire hangers.
After seeing Mommie Dearest I can't take anything with Joan Crawford seriously.
MOMMIE DEAREST Joan Crawford: You are a lousy substitute for someone who really cares.
I wonder if Kim K is going to turn into the Mommie Dearest version of Joan Crawford as she gets older?
The only way I can compare going to work is when Faye Dunaway as Joan Crawford in "Mommie Dearest" sees Christina in the mirror pretending to be her, and 'Joan' proceeds to cut all her hair off and verbally abuses her. I'm Christina. But I'll get the last laugh.
Cannot possibly say it enough. I LOVE Joan Crawford. Mommie Dearest/book/movie=biggest LIE to ever exist.
Who's the worst TV or movie mom of all time? I'm going Betty Draper & Joan Crawford in Mommie Dearest. Happy Mother's day!
Christina Crawford endured a childhood both glamorous and frightening. She wrote about her experiences in "Mommie Dearest," her book about growing up the adoptive daughter of Joan Crawford. Now she’s coming to NYC with a show about her experiences.
Unknowingly bought a copy of "Mommie Dearest" on Amazon from Joan Crawford's daughter, and she sent a signed copy. How cool is that?
Reminiscent of famous Joan Crawford line in Mommie Dearest: "Dont f*** with me fellas. This ain't my first time at the rodeo."
I'm so Mommie Dearest lol mrs Joan Crawford one of a kind
she's like uber stage-mom Joan Crawford in 'Mommie Dearest'
Kenya should come as Joan Crawford in the "no wire hangers" scene of Mommie Dearest. Seems appropriate.
Faye Dunaway as Joan Crawford in Mommie Dearest! Great acting, the facial expressions wow! Most terrifying mom in the world!
TODAY we SALUTE the unique insight and precision-tool prose of Pauline Kael. (Thanks, Carol Porter for giving me these books so long ago. With Chris Palmer.) "In a scene in the sterile Crawford mansion, Joan is on her hands and knees vigorously scrubbing her own shrine. She's proving her right to be a star the only way she knows — by compulsive, punishing work. She has to scrub the floor because the maids don't get it clean enough; if they did, they wouldn't be maids." Mommie Dearest, October 12, 1981 "In 'The Empire Strikes Back,' when Han Solo was frozen into sculpture — his face protruding from a bas-relief, the mouth open as if calling out in pain — the scene had a terrifying grandeur.In ['Return of the Jedi']...when Leia finally frees Han Solo from his living death as sculpture, the scene has almost no emotional weight. It's as if Han had locked himself in the garage, tapped on the door, and been let out." Return of the Jedi, May 30, 1983 "The movie is stirring, on a very stupid level..." An Of ...
I've seen a lot of horror films, but Joan Crawford in Mommie Dearest will always be the scariest movie character I've ever seen.
In 1978 Christina Crawford exposed her filmstar mother Joan as a cruel, abusive alcoholic in the memoir Mommie Dearest. On the book's reissue, she gives her first interview in a decade to Elizabeth Day
remembering a friend...I learned today from the son of my good friend Bob in Kansas. Bob passed away last night peacefully in his sleep. He had been the one I spoke about with lung cancer. Seems it had also spread to other places, He had been in Hospice since January. I called over there to speak to him, The last time we did talk was after Thanksgiving, he was often asleep and sometimes confused, I did get to speak through a nurse there, she told him what I said and he responded a bit, he was difficult to hear, the cancer affected his voice. Bob was 78, he had retired from Universal Studios, he and his ex wife both worked there, she was a stand in for Angela Landsbury and he worked sets. They used to breakfast with Tony Curtis and he had a crush on Rock Hudson whom he said was a very kind man. He also was a friend to Christina Crawford of the notorious "Mommie Dearest" book fame, he had met Joan Crawford on several occasions and he used to drive Betty Davis to her sets, she liked Bob and would always ask ...
Best Actress, Joan Crawford gets a fresh look in our book What Ever Happened to Mommie Dearest.
That moment when you realise Faye Dunaway is Joan Crawford in Mommie Dearest.
Bout to watch Mommie Dearest, nothing like the realness of the late Joan Crawford 👑
ON 'MOMMIE DEAREST,' PATTY HEARST AND THE U.S.S. PUEBLO HOSTAGE AFFAIR Some seek fame, achieve it and revel in it. Others want it, more or less earn it, then detest it once they do possess it. Still others don't search for it, are completely surprised when it does come their way and regard it warily upon its arrival. There is the quintessential angry child's star, Christina Crawford, daughter of movie star Joan Crawford and author of the infamous "Mommie Dearest." Theires the soft-spoken Navy career man, Lloyd Bucher, skipper of the intelliogence ship, Pueblo, that was captured by the North Koreans on Jan. 23, 1968. In between the two extremes are people like San Diego daredevil daredevil StevenLewis, who, so he could appear on the ABC series "That's Incredible!" years ago tried to jump over two cars speeding 100 miles per hour at him -- and missed, winding up in hospital instead. Then there is Jane Barbe, famous -- and unknown -- at the same time -- as the "time of day lady" we dialed on the telephone. A ...
Yesterday he invoked Saddam Hussein. Check transcript. Not sure if is trying to channel Joan Crawford in Mommie Dearest.
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She doesn't mess around. Maybe she would have made a better Joan Crawford in Mommie Dearest rather than Faye Dunaway.
is Faye Dunaway as Joan Crawford in Mommie Dearest!!!
You guys know about Mommie Dearest (tonight, free) and Mommie Queerest (tomorrow night, $15) at the Camden Opera House, right? Do you not want to see a man dress up as Faye Dunaway as Joan Crawford? Come out for some camp!
Just finished watching Mommie Dearest. Man what a super mom Joan Crawford was.
i'ma go watch one of my favorite scary movies.Mommie Dearest. no really, joan crawford was scary as *** to me.
I think that next year I will be dressing up for Halloween as Joan Crawford. It will be an homage to Faye Dunaway's scene in "Mommie Dearest" where she is whooping Christina's butt with the wire hanger. My prop WILL be a wire coat hanger. What do you all think?
Every time I see a wire hanger, I get a visual of Joan Crawford in "Mommie Dearest" screaming "NO WIRE HANGERS!" LOL
I mean, why wouldnt her bath robe be shoulder padded? Faye Dunaway as Joan Crawford in Mommie Dearest
That scene in "Mommie Dearest" when Joan Crawford is meeting with the board of Pepsi Co., after the death of Alfred Steele. PRICELESS!!! Her eyebrows were definitely a precursor to Sesame Street.
In this movie it was interesting to see Bette Davis as the villain and Joan Crawford (the real life Mommie Dearest) as the victim!
Wattching Mommie Dearest for a paper about movie that have elements of psychology/psyciactric issues and disorders. Chose this movie 'cuz I like Joan Crawford but I never knew this side of her.
Joan Crawford on making Baby Jane with Bette Davis. Our book What Ever Happened to Mommie Dearest enhanced on iTunes with Crawford audio
What Ever Happened to Mommie Dearest, our Joan Crawford bio looks at Strait-Jacket and her teaming with William Castle.
Joan Crawford slaps, chokes and wrestles Christina to the ground after Christina screams that she is not one of her fans!
Mommie Dearest is a 1981 American biographical drama film about Joan Crawford, starring Faye Dunaway. The film was directed by Frank Perry. The story was adapted for the screen by Robert Getchell, Tracy Hotchner, Frank Perry, and Frank Yablans, based on the 1978 autobiography of the same name by Chr...
What Ever Happened to Mommie Dearest looks at Joan Crawford on anniversary of Baby Jane teaming with Bette Davis
That man I met in Germany is like Joan Crawford in the Mommie Dearest movie. No kidding.
I should have known you'd know where to find the boys and the booze! Joan Crawford portrayed by Faye Dunaway in Mommie Dearest.
To YOU, maybe! We called my mom Joan Crawford when I was growing up. Ever seen Mommie Dearest? Yikes.
Remember on "Mommie Dearest" when Joan Crawford made that impossible mess in the bathroom with the Comet and told Christina to figure out how to clean it up? That's how overwhelmed I feel by the amount of ish I need to finish in the next week.
Joan Crawford talks back. Our enhanced iTunes ebook version of What Ever Happened to Mommie Dearest includes the star's audio
Lord, I love my psych teacher, but the other day he told the class that Mommie Dearest is about Joan Crawford's daughter Liza Minnelli.
Not everything that glitters is gold. My step-dad was nicknamed Candy Man; he was well known for his generosity as he distributed goods barring none. He also had a green thumb as he produced one of the best gardens in the south. However, despite his charitable disposition he was a sexual predator and an emotional murderer; he sexually molested his children behind closed doors and slaughtered their self-esteem. Let me repeat, just because it glitters does not mean its gold. If you really want to know what a father, pastor or politician is all about - ASK THEIR CHLDREN. Children have the uncanny ability to present the facts from an angle of experience that is supported by a storehouse of accumulated knowledge. If you do not believe me just ask Joan Crawford's daughter (Mommie Dearest) or Bing Crosby's (Gary Crosby, Going My Way, 1983) sons.
I recently discovered that my favorite MGM cartoon can only be bought in digital form with Joan Crawford's Strange Cargo! Bummer, man. Anyone who may have noticed my Mommie Dearest references yesterday...well that is the reason. Traumatic frustration. Mes apologes.
Watching "Mildred Pierce." Seeing Joan Crawford act shows the good work Faye Dunaway did in "Mommie Dearest."
Broadway, hide your wire coat hangers. Joan Crawford's daughter, Christina Crawford, is developing a one-woman show where she not only plans to reveal new secrets about her life with Mommie Dearest, Joan Crawford, but also show never-before-seen home movies of the screen legend in the nude. "I began...
Whenever I see a picture of Joan Crawford I automatically think of wire hangers... Mommie Dearest
So: who's going?! Christina Crawford: Surviving Mommie Dearest - Orlando Sentinel via
A lot of Joan Crawford fans L O V E D my "Mommie Dearest" so as a personal thank you here's "What Ever Happ...
A second look at Chad Michaels' unique and original presentation of Joan Crawford/Mommie Dearest. I was apparently in rare form the night this video was shot...
Let's catch up with Joan Crawford. Our new book What Ever Happened to Mommie Dearest brings Star back into spotlight.
On a daily basis, I am Joan Crawford at that Pepsi Co board meeting in Mommie Dearest.
treat yourself to Mommie Dearest one of campest films ever made-v famous scene (orYouTube Joan Crawford/coathangers)
I didn't know Mommie Dearest was based on Joan Crawford. 😳
When my Mommie Dearest goes all Joan Crawford on me for wearing a romper>>>>> -_-
but you're more Joan Crawford in Mommie Dearest !
We have a podcast coming up on Joan Crawford in Berserk to tie in with our book What Ever Happened to Mommie Dearest.
Quote of the Day: Faye Dunaway as Joan Crawford in Mommie Dearest-- "Don't (F-word) with me fellas!"
You'll be okay. Just don't take it to bed with you like Joan Crawford did in "Mommie Dearest." LOL
Did some Joan Crawford cleaning this morning. I'd be an amazing Mommie Dearest.
MOMMIE DEAREST (1981) Based on the book about Joan Crawford, one of the great hollywood actresses of our time, written by her adopted...
Directed by Frank Perry. With Faye Dunaway, Diana Scarwid, Steve Forrest, Howard Da Silva. Mommie Dearest, best selling memoir, turned motion picture, depicts the abusive and traumatic adoptive upbringing of Christina Crawford at the hands of her mother...screen queen Joan Crawford.
Watching "Mommie Dearest". If wire hanger's bothered Joan Crawford that bad, she'd have a stroke if she seen the inside of my closet. lol
Watching "Mommie Dearest". I will never use wire hangers again for fear of Joan Crawford rising from the dead and mercilessly beating me.
NO WIRE HANGERS! Joan Crawford's daughter, Christina Crawford, author of Mommie Dearest, was born on this day in 1939.
Sam Cam forgets daughter , now known as the " new joan crawford " Mommie Dearest
Today's Birthdays: Actor Gene Wilder is 79 today. Writer Christina Crawford, daughter of Joan Crawford & best known as the author of "Mommie Dearest", turns 73. Football Player Joe Montana is 56 & Television Personality Dr. Oz is 52.
NO WIRE HANGERS! Mommie Dearest is on Ovation Channel right now. Man Faye Dunaway portrayed Joan Crawford so...
Y'all need to watch "Mommie Dearest" Joan Crawford didn't give her kids one dime...
So the movie Mommie Dearest on channel 21 and we watch the end. Then I ask mom if she ever saw the show The Will...which was a show about joan crawford's will. She didnt. Well wouldn't you know...the own network just started showing that very episode when we changed the channel! Weird!
There's also F. Scott Fitzgerald's last novel about running a studio during the Golden Age and the critical depiction of Joan Crawford by her daughter in Mommie Dearest.
Watching "Mildred Pierce" with Joan Crawford. Great film! Love old films where being well groomed and dressed was a way of life. It's a shame that Joan Crawford's reptuation was soiled by Christina's "Mommie Dearest." I just don't believe it.she was disinherited and took it out on her mother AFTER her death.she was a spoiled brat in my opinion. I've actually done quite a bit of research on this. Always fascinated me.
On mother's day we watched Mommie Dearest. The perfect way to REALLY appreciate our loving mothers. "No... wire... hangers!" -Joan Crawford
Visited my 90 yr. old dad in NYC only to watch Mommie Dearest w/him at 3am. An hour into the movie...90 yr. old Dad: I wouldn't recognize her. Me: Who? Dad: Joan Crawford. Me: Good, because that's Faye Dunaway.
Joan Crawford: Did you scrub the bathroom floor today? DID YOU? Christina Crawford: Yes, Mommie. Joan Crawford: Yes, Mommie what? Christina Crawford: Yes, Mommie Dearest. Joan Crawford: When I told you to call me that, I wanted you to mean it.
I'm feeling very Joan Crawford today. I may have to hunt down Mommie Dearest for a sit through.
Anyone who has ever taken "Mommie Dearest" at it's word, should do online research - Joan Crawford was a beautiful, thoughtful lady, by all accounts, her daughter is a jealous, spiteful brat, who waited until her mother died to publish her slander. I believe the truth lies somewhere between the women's versions. Joan's other daughter, who denies any abuse, also sold Joan's only Oscar at auction in 1993 - ungrateful.
I try to make cleaning house fun. Upbeat music. Go out the FRONT door and shake out the dust mop while making a stern Joan Crawford face. "I'm not mad at you, I'm mad at the dirt!"* *"Mommie Dearest" 1982
Mommie Dearest is on TV. How poetic. My mom made Joan Crawford look like June Cleaver... Hangers anyone?
. Random Thoughts . 2uasiqueSinn' ~ Echo, of an Era . , ... going 2 watch, the Perfect movie 4 today . , " Mommie Dearest " ... ! ~ ... reminiscent of a Night ( am .. ) back in the early 80's, while Danc'in my *** off, on tha' maddd floor of " Paradise Garage " ~ My 2nd Home ... ~ the Bathroom Scene where Joan Crawford ( Faye Dunaway ), is slamming the bathroom cleanser all over her daughter's back, in a Maddd Rage . !, well just then, Larry ( Levan ~ D.J... & My Mentor ! ), has Powder Falling, All over the floor ~ So Much, that You cannot see . ! while Twice " dubbing " ~ " I Need You Now ", by NYC Peech Boyz ... ! ~ the Bass Slamm'in like Thunder mannn . ! Add 2 that, My Crew & I, were in a " Jungle Frenzy ", dancing Insanely, covered in Powder, while " Tripp'in " on a combo of ; " Window Pane " ( acid ... ), Yellow Jax ( Speed .. ) and a Tap of " Angel Dust " ... ! ~ OUTRAGEOUS man !, also tha' Best 4 Hours Straight Dancing ... Madly mann ! Tha' Great Ole' Dayz ' Yo . ! Tha' Undaground Peepz ...
I just stumbled upon "Mildred Pierce" a 1945 film which won Joan Crawford an Oscar. Ironically, I've been googling/youtubin Joan and Christina Crawford most of the afternoon, after this morning's showing of "Mommie Dearest". I have done nothing but think of the actress as evil and scary since 1981, now, for the first time, I wonder how truthful Christina was. She's the only 1 of 4 children to tell such tales . . .
Had no idea Mommie Dearest was a true story!! EW Joan Crawford was the WORST mom ever!
For Mother's Day, I made the kids watch Mommie Dearest and now they wanna run away to live with Joan Crawford...
My youngest son got me a DVD-"Mommie Dearest" (Joan Crawford) for mother's day. I wonder why? Seriously (it was a joke, but it made me laugh) Thanks Ross
Me and Katie have watched Mommie Dearest, gave ourselves Joan Crawford hairdos and now Katie is making me a Chocolate Covered Strawberry Arrangment. Happy Mothers Day.
While watching Mommie Dearest I realized that I really sympathize with Joan Crawford...This is probably as good an indication as any that I should never have children.
I always sleep with the tv on... and at 3 am i woke up to "NO MORE WIRE HANGERS! "Yes, Mommie Dearest! *** you Joan Crawford!!! You gave Mother's Day a bad rap!!!
Today...watch "Psycho" and "Mommie Dearest".and then hug your Mother and thank her. (Remember folks...at least your mother isn't Joan Crawford nor Norma Bates)
Right now for Mothers Day Im watching Mommie Dearest about the crazy actresss Joan Crawford. She was the craziest meanest mother ever. Shame on her!
Happy Mothers Day to all the mothers of kids be it the human animal adopted or spouses (yes spouses sometimes are worse than the others) Also to my Mom thank you again for all the love and blessings you bestowed upon me I wouldnt have had it any different (well except if Joan Crawford had adopted me, But at least I got your good looks) Happy Mothers Day to my Mommie Dearest.
I am way too excited that they are showing Mommie Dearest on tv today.love this movie!!! And thankful that my mom is the anti-Joan Crawford! Love you mom!
And if ANYONE thinks EVERY mom is GREAT,I direct u to view the classic 'Mother's Day' movie,'Mommie Dearest' w/Faye Dunaway as Joan Crawford
Mommie Dearest: because nothing says Mothers Day like staying up until 5 in the morning reminding yourself you love your mom for not being Joan Crawford.
May 10 On this day in 1977, legendary actress Joan Crawford died of a heart attack at her home in New York. Crawford was born Lucille LeSeur in San Antonio in 1906. As a teenager, she caught the eye of a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer talent scout and moved to Hollywood in 1925. MGM head Louis B. Mayer launched a fan-magazine contest to find her a new name. The result was "Joan Crawford," a name she never liked. Her career with MGM stretched from 1925 to 1942, and she became one of that company's biggest stars. In 1942 she moved to rival Warner Brothers and revived her career by playing strong-willed maternal figures, as in Mildred Pierce (1945), for which she won the Academy Award for Best Actress. In all, her film career spanned more than forty years and included performances in more than eighty films. She was married four times and adopted four children who later claimed that she treated them harshly. A year after her death her daughter Christina published Mommie Dearest, a scathing autobiography of growing up as ...
I am watching 'Mommie Dearest' and I can't decide who is uglier. The real Joan Crawford or Faye Dunaway as Joan Crawford
I'm watching Mommie Dearest! Why was Joan Crawford so mean to her adopted daughter! The poor girl, the rules, the craziness! If the public only knew how she really was. It was the days cell phones, webcams and the internet! But Faye Dunaway does an incredible job!
Is that Joan Crawford I hear in the other room.nah, just Nessa going off and making Mommie Dearest get the Mother of the Year Award. lol I think she is at her breaking point.
Hehe. No I was watching a Joan Crawford and Bette Davis movie and it reminded me of "Mommie Dearest". :) Love you, boo!
Blue Oyster Cult – Joan Crawford Ha! I still love this song. Makes me want to watch Mommie Dearest. :)
Just in time for Mother's Day! Mommie Dearest by plancvintage via hangers Crawford book
I think you're thinking of Sybil with Sally Field.. Mommie Dearest is about Joan Crawford, no personality disorder
Just saw Mommie Dearest (about Joan Crawford). Seriously brilliant. Here are the best bits mashed up to ABBA's Mama Mia
Faye Dunaway as Joan Crawford in Mommie Dearest. Infamous scene -->
Joan Crawford - Easter Seals Commercial (1960) "Copyright Disclaimer Under Section 107 of the Copyright Act 1976, allowance is made for "fair use" for purpos...
Campy Joan Crawford Axe Murder Film from 1964. Not your Mommie Dearest kinda gal no more
Based upon my research (watching Mommie Dearest), I'm pretty sure that Joan Crawford was definitely anti-abortion.
Been ripping out weeds in my yard. I thought of character Joan Crawford in Mommie Dearest, "Tina... Bring me the Axe!!!"
Joan Crawford rare audio added to iTunes iBookstore special ebook on What Ever Happened to Mommie Dearest.
Note: working for me would be the most miserable experience imaginable, as I fancy myself Faye Dunaway as Joan Crawford in Mommie Dearest
So excited about my new ebook on iTunes iBookstore. What Ever Happened to Mommie Dearest enhanced ebook has Joan Crawford audio included.
My dog has the ability to make me feel like Joan Crawford in "Mommie Dearest" every time we leave her home alone.
Faye Dunaway. Barrymore respects the Mommie Dearest stars ability to completely transform into Joan Crawford. I love the sirens who arent
My new book gets enhanced audio from Joan Crawford for iBookstore. What Ever Happened to Mommie Dearest with commentary from Joan on iTunes
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