Monday, March 29, 2021

MOMMIE DEAREST debuts on Blu-ray June 1st


Latest Addition to the Paramount Presents Line Debuts June 1, 2021 
with New Special Features


The endlessly quotable and unforgettable dramaMOMMIE DEAREST celebrates its 40thanniversary with a brand-new Blu-ray in the Paramount Presents line, debuting June 1, 2021from Paramount Home Entertainment.


Newly restored from a 4K film transfer, MOMMIE DEAREST is presented in a limited-edition Blu-ray Disc™ with collectible packaging featuring a foldout image of the film’s theatrical poster and an interior spread with key movie moments.  TheBlu-ray includes a new Filmmaker Focus with biographer Justin Bozung on the film and its director Frank Perry, a new audio commentary with American drag queen Hedda Lettuce, access to a Digital copy of the film, as well as previously released bonus content.  Special features are detailed below:

·       Commentary by American drag queen Hedda Lettuce –NEW!

·       Filmmaker Focus: Biographer Justin Bozung on director Frank Perry –NEW!

·       Commentary by filmmaker John Waters

·       The Revival of Joan 

·       Life with Joan 

·       Joan Lives On 

·       Photo Gallery 

·       Original Theatrical Trailer



Based on Christina Crawford’s controversial best-selling tell-all novel, MOMMMIE DEARESTfeatures a powerhouse performance by Faye Dunaway as Joan Crawford, struggling for her career while battling the inner demons of her private life. While the public Crawford was a strong-willed, glamorous object of admiration, behind the scenes is a private Crawford—the woman desperate to be a single mother and trying to survive in a devastating industry that swallows careers thoughtlessly.