2 Biographical Movies |
1 Print Biography |
7 Interviews |
11 Articles |
12 Pictorials |
10 Magazine Cover Photos |
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[on what counts in her career] Box office success has never meant anything. I couldn't get a film made if I paid for it myself. So I'm not 'box office' and never have been, and that's never entered into my kind of mind set. It is the kind of acknowledgment by other actors, really. That's really what is most meaningful.
Her interpretation of the pushed-to-the-limit Cora in the remake of The Postman Always Rings Twice
(1981) was partially inspired by the downbeat life of B-movie actress Barbara Payton
. In a Rolling Stone interview, Lange mentioned how she thought her character might have first drifted to Hollywood as an aspiring starlet, and co-star Jack Nicholson
gave her Payton's lurid, tell-all autobiography "...