Mommie Dearest
Language: en
Pages: 286
Authors: Christina Crawford
Categories: Crawford, Christina
Type: BOOK - Published: 1978 - Publisher: William Morrow & Company
Joan Crawford's daughter exposes the actress as an alcoholic and a child abuser and describes the grim reality of her childhood with a mother who was ruthless, unstable, and violent
The Mommie Dearest Diary
Language: en
Pages: 166
Authors: Rutanya Alda
Categories: Mommie dearest (Motion picture)
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-18 - Publisher: CreateSpace
Diary kept by Rutanya Alda, who played the part of Carol Ann, during the filming of the 1981 movie Mommie Dearest.
Mommie Dearest
Language: en
Pages: 522
Authors: Christina Crawford
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-21 - Publisher: Open Road Media
The 40th anniversary edition of the “shocking” #1 New York Times bestseller with an exclusive new introduction by the author (Los Angeles Times). When Christina Crawford’s harrowing chronicle of child abuse was first published in 1978, it brought global attention to the previously closeted subject. It also shed light on
Mommie Dearest
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Christina Crawford
Categories: Daughters
Type: BOOK - Published: 1979 - Publisher: Berkley Books
Books about Mommie Dearest
The Mommie Dearest Collection
Language: en
Pages: 662
Authors: Christina Crawford
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-21 - Publisher: Open Road Media
Together in one volume for the first time: The harrowing #1 New York Times bestseller with a new introduction, and its triumphant sequel. This volume includes two memoirs by Christina Crawford, recounting the abuse she endured as a child and her journey to recovery as an adult. Mommie Dearest: An
Bonded to the Abuser
Language: en
Pages: 204
Authors: Amy J. L. Baker, Mel Schneiderman
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-05-07 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
Tens of thousands of children are removed from home each year due to some form of child maltreatment, usually physical neglect, physical abuse, or sexual abuse, although sometimes for emotional abuse as well. An additional significant number of children are victims of child maltreatment but remain in their home. Extensive
Rule of Thumb
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Todd Rendleman
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04-26 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
With a critical eye that mirrors his subject's, Todd Rendleman explores the values, temperament, character, and style that have made Roger Ebert the most trusted and influential film critic in America. Introducing the one critic whom so many moviegoers recognize, argue with, and love, Rule of Thumb illuminates Ebert's critical
The Official Razzie Movie Guide
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: John Wilson
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-09-03 - Publisher: Hachette UK
A paperback guide to 100 of the funniest bad movies ever made, this book covers a wide range of hopeless Hollywood product, and also including rare Razzie ceremony photos and a complete history of everything ever nominated for Tinsel Town's Tackiest Trophy.
Movie Stars Do the Dumbest Things
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Margaret Moser
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-04-01 - Publisher: Renaissance Books
Johnny Depp. Marilyn Monroe. Marlon Brando. Leonardo DiCaprio. Woody Allen. Shanron Stone. What do all of these actors have in common? They're outrageous, receive huge salaries, have enormous egos, and have way too much spare time. Their out-of-control lifestyles prove that, as one Hollywood observer noted, "Hollywood is a trip
Shocking and Sensational
Language: en
Pages: 191
Authors: Julian Upton
Categories: True Crime
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-25 - Publisher: McFarland
Already part of a genre known for generating controversy, some true crime and scandal books have wielded a particular power to unsettle readers, provoke authorities and renew interest in a case. The reactions to such literature have been as contentious as the books themselves, clouding the "truth" with myths and