KATE WINSLET IS THE NEW “MILDRED PIERCE”

Two months ago we told you with some trepidation that Kate Winslet is starring in a 5 hour miniseries version of the 1945 movie classic “Mildred Pierce” and it’s already started filming. Kate is dressed in her depression era fashions shooting in New York. Todd Haynes, the genius behind “Far From Heaven” pays close attention to lush period decor and fashion so we have high expectations for the movie. Joan Crawford’s role is not easy to assume, but if anyone can do it, Kate can do it with Todd Haynes.

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Posted by Janet on April 18, 2010

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  1. By PitBullLover
    On April 18, 2010 at

    i can’t see this happening
    as i am also a huge mildred pierce fan
    i loved far from heaven so maybe this could work….. i will check it out.

  2. By captain america
    On April 19, 2010 at

    sorry, THEY USE IT IN THE RESTROOM?

  3. By Noblecascade
    On April 19, 2010 at

    have they run out of story lines now?

  4. By Hilary
    On April 19, 2010 at

    I agree w/ PitBullLover — I can’t imagine anyone but Joan Crawford in the role… but, “Far From Heaven” was a great sort-of remake of “All That Heaven Allows,” and it was terrific!

  5. By Reta
    On April 19, 2010 at

    Un-uh…it just ain’t happ’n!!!

  6. By Helena Handbasket
    On April 19, 2010 at

    Kate’s magnificent and I have huge expectations for the miniseries… can’t wait.

  7. By Sid Deluca
    On April 21, 2010 at

    Todd Haynes is an incredibly talented director but this is cinematic sacrilege.

  8. By KevinSF
    On April 24, 2010 at

    Filming in New York? The story is set in and around Los Angles, Beverly Hills and Long Beach.

  9. By anonTWO
    On May 12, 2010 at

    I can’t wait to see this. Read the book, Joan Crawford’s version was overdone.

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