Mommie Dearest is a 1981 biography of Hollywood Actress Joan Crawford, played by Faye Dunaway, who, according to the account in the movie, exhibited Obsessive Compulsive, Borderline and Narcissistic Traits.
The Movie was based on the book, Mommie Dearest, written by Christina Crawford, Joan Crawford's adopted daughter. The film was a commercial success but was poorly critically reviewed and ridiculed for overacting.
You can watch the iconic "No Wire Hangers" scene from the movie here:
Scene from "Mommie Dearest"