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Leona Helmsley: The Queen of Mean ()


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Spanning years of both Harry and Leona Helmsley's cutthroat control of their eponymonous empire, this made-for-TV movie chronicles both the high and low points of the couple's life together.

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  • Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 nomination.
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Leona Helmsley
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Harry Helmsley
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Paul Summerton
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Jay Panzirer
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Joseph Lubin
Marcia Diamond ...
Leona's Mother
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Sandra
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May
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Sarah
Ken James
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Marilyn Norrito
Eric Donkin ...
Stanley
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Mark
Marvin Goldhar ...
Leona's Attorney
Ransdell Pierson ...
Ransdell
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Matre'd (uncredited)
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Reporter (uncredited)
Roger Montgomery ...
Doorman 1990 (uncredited)
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Reporter (uncredited)
Rhona Shekter ...
Leona's secretary (uncredited)

Directed by

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Richard Michaels

Written by

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Dennis Turner ... (teleplay)
 
Ransdell Pierson ... (book "The Queen of Mean")

Produced by

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Charles W. Fries ... executive producer (as Charles Fries)
Stuart A. Goldman ... co-executive producer
Mark Malis ... co-executive producer
Jane Ubell ... co-executive producer
Larry White ... producer

Music by

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Dennis McCarthy

Cinematography by

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Hanania Baer

Film Editing by

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Andrew Cohen

Editorial Department

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Josh Muscatine ... assistant editor

Casting By

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Jean Sarah Frost ... (as Jean Frost)
Mark Malis

Production Design by

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David Jaquest

Set Decoration by

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Jaro Dick

Costume Design by

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Georgina Yarhi

Makeup Department

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Erika Caceres ... daily makeup
Jennifer Bower O'Halloran ... hair stylist (as Jennifer Bower)
Edelgard K. Pfluegl ... makeup artist
Jeffrey Sacino ... hair stylist
Sheri Short ... makeup artist

Production Management

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Jim Begg ... executive in charge of production
Isabel Henderson ... post-production supervisor
Susan Murdoch ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Megan Banning ... third assistant director
Kelly King ... third assistant director (as Kelly Andrew King)
David McAree ... first assistant director
Ken A. Smith ... second assistant director

Art Department

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Wayne Jacques ... set dresser
John Rubino ... assistant art director

Sound Department

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Charles Bruce ... sound effects editor
Bob Costanza ... sound editor
Douglas Ganton ... sound mixer
Michael T. Ryan ... dialogue editor
Reynald Trudel ... boom operator

Camera and Electrical Department

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Gary Deneault ... gaffer
Gordon Eldridge ... best boy
Wayne Goodchild ... key grip
Perry Hoffman ... assistant camera
Bruce Macaulay ... still photographer
John Medland ... still photographer
Michael Sinyi ... clapper loader

Location Management

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Maria T. Bierniak ... assistant location manager
David Coombs ... location manager

Music Department

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George Doering ... musician
Rick Winquest ... music scoring mixer
J. Hill ... composer: additional music (uncredited)
William Ross ... composer: additional music (uncredited)

Other crew

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Penelope Hynam ... continuity
Elaine Scott ... assistant production accountant
Nan Skiba ... production coordinator

Production Companies

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Distributors

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  • CBS (1990) (United States) (tv) (original airing)
  • Cannon/VMP (1990) (Germany) (VHS)

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Also Known As
  • Leona Helmsley: La reina del delito (Spain)
  • Die Dollar-Queen (West Germany)
  • Leona Helmsley: A fukarság királynője (Hungary)
  • Queen of Mean
  • Леона Хелмсли: Кралицата на разкоша (Bulgaria, Bulgarian title)
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Runtime
  • 94 min
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Did You Know?

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Quotes Leona Helmsley: You're tie is too wide.
Paul Summerton: And in the right light, your earrings could signal the entire 7th Fleet.
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