Hollywood Wives (1985)

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A three-part, six-hour adoptation of Jackie Collins' book about a group of very wealthy, attractive, snobbish women who are caught up in the low life and high society of Hollywood.

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 Elaine Conti (3 episodes, 1985)
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 Marilee Gray (3 episodes, 1985)
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 Karen Lancaster (3 episodes, 1985)
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 Sadie LaSalle (3 episodes, 1985)
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 Ross Conti (3 episodes, 1985)
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 Neil Gray (3 episodes, 1985)
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 Jason Swandle (3 episodes, 1985)
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 Montana Gray (3 episodes, 1985)
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 Gina Germaine (3 episodes, 1985)
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 George Lancaster (3 episodes, 1985)
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 Oliver Easterne (3 episodes, 1985)
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 Buddy Hudson (3 episodes, 1985)
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 Angel Hudson (3 episodes, 1985)
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 Pamela Lancaster (3 episodes, 1985)
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 Ferdie (3 episodes, 1985)
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 Randy (3 episodes, 1985)
Dorothy Dells ...
 Francis (3 episodes, 1985)
Aleisa Shirley ...
 Shelly (3 episodes, 1985)
Dino Gigante ...
 Hairdresser (2 episodes, 1985)
James 'Gypsy' Haake ...
 Koko (2 episodes, 1985)
Anna Maria Poon ...
 Brenda (2 episodes, 1985)
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 Elliot (2 episodes, 1985)
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 Mrs. Liderman (2 episodes, 1985)
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A three-part, six-hour adoptation of Jackie Collins' book about a group of very wealthy, attractive, snobbish women who are caught up in the low life and high society of Hollywood.

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Esposas de Hollywood  »

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The part of Neil Grey was originally intended to be played by Richard Burton. But because of his death Anthony Hopkins was cast in the role. Also, the role of Montana, Neil's wife which was played by Stefanie Powers was supposed to be played by Jane Seymour. See more »

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Like watching a train wreck...you can't stop yourself!
6 January 2003 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I can only imagine that in the mid-80s actors like Anthony Hopkins, Angie Dickinson, Candace Bergen and Robert Stack must have all needed sudden cash infusions. For what other reason would they agree to star in a miniseries so ridden with bad dialogue that it makes "Saved by the Bell" look like Masterpiece Theater.

This little "gem" pops up on WE (Women's Entertainment channel) quite often and should be savored for the guilty pleasure it is. How often do you get to see (now Sir) Anthony Hopkins trade cheezy cliches with former "Three's Company" gal Suzanne Sommers? Or watch Angie Dickinson spit out venomous double entendres? For these reasons alone, this Jackie Collins novel turned movie must be watched.

Oh, and get a load of the late Rod Steiger's ATROCIOUS toupee! Where is Sy Spurling when you need him???


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