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The Jayne Mansfield Story (1980)

TV Movie  -   -  Biography | Drama  -  29 October 1980 (USA)
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The gaudy rise and dizzy fall of the last great Hollywood blonde bombshell: Jayne Mansfield.

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Ray Buktenica ...
Bob Garrett (as Raymond Buktenica)
Kathleen Lloyd ...
Carol Sue Peters
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Gerald Conway
Dave Shelley ...
Barry Charles
Laura Jacoby ...
Jayne Marie (at 6)
Whitney Rydbeck ...
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John Medici ...
Bud Leland
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Publicity Man
James Jeter ...
Middle-Aged Man
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Young Woman Writer
Lynn Philip Seibel ...
Casting Director (as Lynn Seibel)
Gwen Van Dam ...
Vivian
Joan Welles ...
Sheila
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The gaudy rise and dizzy fall of the last great Hollywood blonde bombshell: Jayne Mansfield.

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Biography | Drama

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Jayne Mansfield: A Symbol of the 50's  »

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This film is listed among The 100 Most Amusingly Bad Movies Ever Made in Golden Raspberry Award founder John Wilson's book THE OFFICIAL RAZZIE® MOVIE GUIDE. See more »

Goofs

In a scene towards the end of the film, "Jayne" is seen filming a movie called The Las Vegas Hillbillys with Mickey on the set. Jayne had been divorced from Mickey for almost two years when the movie was made. It also shows Las Vegas Hillbillys as a western which it was not. See more »

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Schwarzenegger Real Star of movie

This movie was a pretty good Drama movie. it almost became a complete women's film but with arnie's testerone it balanced the movie out very nicely. Good acting by arnold Schwarzenegger and Lori Anderson as jane, but for me it should of been called THE ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER STORY as he stole the show with a great solid performance


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