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Mommie Dearest SE in June - Extras revealed

Paramount Home Entertainment have announced the Region 1 DVD release of Mommie Dearest: Hollywood Royalty Edition for 6th June 2006. Outrageous and controversial, this is the story of legendary movie star Joan Crawford (Faye Dunaway) as she struggles for her career and battles the inner demons of her private life. This torment was manifested in her relationships with her adopted children, Christina (Diana Scarwid) and Christopher (Xander Berkeley). The public Crawford was a strong-willed, glamorous object of admiration, but Mommie Dearest reveals the private Crawford, the woman desperate to be a mother, adopting her children when she was single and trying to survive in a devastating industry that swallows careers thoughtlessly. The rage, the debilitating strain, and the terrifying descent into alcoholism and child abuse are graphically - and unforgettably – depicted in this film, based upon Christina Crawford's best-selling book.

Features include:

  • Anamorphic Widescreen
  • English DD5.1 Surround
  • English & French Mono
  • English subtitles
  • Commentary by Filmmaker John Waters
  • Three featurettes: The Revival of Joan, Life with Joan and Joan Lives On
  • Photo Galley
  • Original Theatrical Trailer

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