Mommie Dearest (1981)
overview : Renowned actress Joan Crawford, at the height of her career, adopts two orphans - Christina and Christopher - to fill the lonely gap in her personal life. However, as her professional and romantic relationships sour, Joan's already callous and abusive behavior towards Christina intensifies. Christina leaves home to pursue an acting path of her own, only to find her mother's presence still overshadowing her.
Release Date : Sep 18, 1981
Runtime : 2h 8m
Genre : Drama
Companies : Paramount, The Irwin Yablans Company
Countries : United States of America
Keywords : child abuse, adoption, biography, sociopath, lawyer, hollywood, mansion, docudrama, perfection, mother daughter estrangement, adopted child, mother daughter relationship, ax, controlling parent