Did You Know?
"Paula Sands Live" was a real television show which began in 1993 and aired in Iowa on KWQC-TV6 (the same network which appears in on a memo header in the film). In reality, the series followed a more traditional morning show type of format, not the sensationalistic 'Ricki Lake'-like program that's portrayed in the film. See more
The film begins with Mommy on death row in an Iowa prison. Iowa abolished the death penalty in 1965. See more
Music and lyrics by Max Allan Collins See more