Star 80 Poster

Release Date: April 20th, 2003

DVD Release Date: November 10th, 1998

R|1 hr 44 min

Plot Summary
When sleazy Paul Snider (Eric Roberts) stumbles upon pretty high school beauty Dorothy Stratten (Mariel Hemingway), he knows she is star material. Paul becomes her manager and husband, and under his guidance Dorothy grows to fame as a Playboy Playmate. But when Dorothy begins pursuing an acting career, the jealous Paul finds himself elbowed out of the picture by more famous men. Dorothy's career rises as Paul's mental state declines, leading ultimately to tragedy.

Cast: Mariel Hemingway, Eric Roberts, Cliff Robertson, Carroll Baker, Roger Rees, David Clennon, Josh Mostel, Sidney Miller

Director: Bob Fosse

Genres: Biography, Drama

Production Co: The Ladd Company

Distributors: Warner Home Vídeo, Warner Bros.

Keywords: Revenge, Rise, Husband, Los Angeles, 1970s, Murder, Gritty, Dark, Fall


Nominated Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama