Halloween at the Crawfords

1. Anne Bancroft.
2. Five including Worst Film and 3 of the 4 Worst Actor categories. 3. "Throw in a raw steak -- to divert her attention." 4. "No wire hangers, ever!" 5. None.

KnitFlix presents the camp classic Mommie Dearest for our Halloween-Hollywood Royalty special screening. Tuesday, October 18, 5:30 p.m. in the Fresh City Lounge.

Here is some Mommie Dearest trivia to put you in the mood for this weird, cult film. Click on the pictures for the answers to the questions.

1. Who was originally picked to play Joan Crawford in Mommie Dearest?

2. In a record breaking 'sweep,' how many Golden Raspberry Awards (the Razzies) did this film win?

3. What did costume designer Irene Sharaff say you needed to do before entering Faye Dunaway's dressing room?

4. Which memorable line from this film is #72 on the American Film Institute's list of top 100 lines of dialogue?

5. How many people were in the audience when the real Christina Crawford went to a Los Angeles movie theater to see Mommie Dearest when it first opened?

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