Joan arrives onto the set for location shooting in Baton Rouge for what is now titled Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte (1964) in relatively good spirits, having top billing for the movie over Bette, having the equally juicy role as a murderess, and feeling like both Bette but more specifically Bob respect her function within the production as all three desperately need another hit following Baby Jane and thus need to rely on each other for the movie to succeed. Joan even reiterates to Mamacita a pledge she made to herself not to drink during this production if only to be at the top of her game. Joan's good feeling slowly deteriorates as she believes, based on their actions on the set, that the majority of the crew, led by Bob and Bette, are all in some inside joke against her, especially as Bette seems always to be on the set even when she has no scenes to film, and is secretly giving Bob advice on the entire production. Joan's good feeling entirely evaporates when she learns the actions ... Written by
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Joan receives legal papers at her Brentwood home, with the address of 246 Bristol Court seen on the cover letter. The actual address of her house is 426 North Bristol Avenue. See more
Oh, you're giving me a hand-up? Because you're the superior talent. Well, I don't want your help. You've always been overrated.
I guess that explains my 11 Oscar nominations.
The Academy doesn't reward you for your talent, for Christ's sake, Bette, they reward you because they see how hard you sweat. They don't see the character, they see the acting.
And they don't see you at all because of all your glamour makeup.
Well, let me give you a tip: The answer to feeling unattractive isn't to make ...
References 4 for Texas
You Don't Own Me
Written by Dave White
& John Madara
Performed by Lesley Gore
[Joan and Mamacita are listening to the song in the hospital when Bob comes to visit] See more