Rhoda Penmark

  • Blogs

    August 23, 2012

    The Nastiest Thing I Ever Told Someone

    Telling people about their bad press is a no-no, especially if you couch it in an "I'm so concerned for you" backdrop of fake-compassion. At least the one time I alerted someone to a bit of bad publicity, I did it without any disingenuous charm whatsoever. I was just flat out spiteful. This was i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 12, 2008

    Ex Child Demon Plays Pat Nixon

    I was thrilled to hear that Patty McCormack--who brilliantly played evil little Rhoda Penmark in the 1956 camp classic The Bad Seed--is portraying the marginally less scary Pat Nixon in the imminent movie of Frost/Nixon.

  • Columns

    July 27, 1999

    NY Mirror

    Poor Kathie Lee and Frank Gifford, in the front row of the screening for Eyes Wide Shut, looked appalled; the film's a long, torturous meditation on adultery!

  • Theater

    November 10, 1998