Think your mothers overbearing just because shes vowed to torture you day in and day out until youve married a nice Jewish doctor and given her grandchildren? Well, shes got nothing on Faye Dunaway in Mommie Dearest, her portrayal of legendary Hollywood crazy Joan Crawford. Relive the horrors of this landmark in camp at Chelsea Classics, a series of beloved over-the-top films hosted by foul-mouthed Hedda Lettuce. Some of the greatest lines to inspire drag queens worldwide have come from Mommie Dearest: Say em along or learn them anewor, at the very least, take Joans advice on how to hang your dresses.
Sat., March 8, 7 p.m., 2008