About the film
sibling relationship based on novel or book beach wheelchair aging insanity alcoholism murder hollywood mental illness invalid former child star ice cream vaudeville recluse actress drunkenness old mansion piano former film star sister sister relationship hagsploitation lgbt interest
What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?
Release Date: October 31, 1962
|Slogan||:||«Sister Sister, Oh So Fair! Why Is There Blood All Over Your Hair?»|
|Genres||:||Drama, Horror, Thriller|
|Production Companies||:||Associates & Aldrich Company, The|
|Producers||:||Robert Aldrich, Kenneth Hyman, Jack Murton, Walter Blake, Jack R. Berne|
|Writers||:||Robert Altman, Lukas Heller, Henry Farrell|
Two aging film actresses live as virtual recluses in an old Hollywood mansion. Jane Hudson, a successful child star, cares for her crippled sister Blanche, whose career in later years eclipsed that of Jane. Now the two live together, their relationship affected by simmering subconscious thoughts of mutual envy, hate and revenge.