Born on August 30, 1906 in New York, New York
Joan Blondell as "Sarah Goode"
Actress Myrtle Gordon (Gena Rowlands) is a functioning alcoholic actress who is a few days from the opening night of her latest play, concerning a woman distraught about aging. One night a car kills one of Myrtle's fans who is chasing her limousine in an attempt to get the star's attention. Myrtle internalizes the accident and goes on a spiritual quest, but fails to finds the answers she is after. As opening night inches closer and closer, fragile Myrtle must find a way to make the show go on.
|Golden Globe (1977)||Nominated||Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture|