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Mommy Dead and Dearest ()


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In this documentary, the murder of Deedee Blanchard by her daughter Gypsey Rose is explored, as well as the circumstances leading up to the event.

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Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jim Arnott ...
Himself - Sheriff
David Blanchard ...
Himself - Gypsy's Neighbor (archiveFootage)
Dee Dee Blanchard ...
Herself (archiveFootage)
Gypsy Rose Blanchard ...
Herself
Kristy Blanchard ...
Herself - Gypsy's Stepmother
Rod Blanchard ...
Himself - Gypsy's Father
Michelle Dean ...
Herself - Freelance Journalist
Marc Feldman ...
Himself - Munchausen Expert
Bernard Flatersten ...
Himself - Pediatric Neurologist
Nicholas Godejohn ...
Himself - Gypsy's Boyfriend (archiveFootage)
Charles Goldhammer ...
Himself - Nick's Stepfather (archiveFootage)
Stephanie Goldhammer ...
Herself - Nick's Mother (archiveFootage)
Calvin Holden ...
Himself - Judge (archiveFootage)
Linda Ong ...
Herself - Reporter
Dan Patterson ...
Himself - Prosecutor
Bobby Pitre ...
Himself - Dee Dee's Nephew
Claude Pitre ...
Himself - Dee Dee's Father
Emma Pitre ...
Herself - Dee Dee's Mother (archiveFootage)
Laura Pitre ...
Herself - Dee Dee's Stepmother
Elaine Scherer ...
Herself - Community Service Worker
Mike Stanfield ...
Himself - Gypsy's Lawyer
Aleah Woodmansee ...
Herself - Gypsy's Neighbor

Directed by

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Erin Lee Carr

Produced by

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Sara Bernstein ... senior producer: HBO
Alison Byrne ... co-producer
Cora Engelbrecht ... field producer
Sheila Nevins ... executive producer
Marielle Olentine ... associate producer
Andrew Rossi ... producer

Music by

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Ian Hultquist

Cinematography by

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Bryan Sarkinen

Film Editing by

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Andrew Coffman

Editorial Department

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Stewart Griffin ... colorist
Drew Kilgore ... on-line editor
Caitlin Tartaro ... digital intermediate producer

Sound Department

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Mike Frank ... re-recording mixer / supervising sound editor
Vincent Gregorio ... dubbing mixer
Arjun G. Sheth ... sound editor

Music Department

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Elyadeen Anbar ... musician: Resonator

Other crew

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Russ Posternak ... festival publicist: Daniels Murphy Communications (as Russell Posternak)

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Storyline

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Taglines In this family, every illness was a lie - except the mother's. See more »
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Also Known As
  • Mamãe Morta e Querida (Brazil)
  • Anya gyilkos kincse (Hungary)
  • Draga mea mama moarta (Romania)
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  • 82 min
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Did You Know?

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Trivia Most of Gypsy Rose's teeth actually fell out as one of the harsh side effects of the many medications her mother was giving her (including cancer meds). In the documentary, you can see her teeth change and she eventually had to wear dentures. See more »
Movie Connections Referenced in Pathological (2018). See more »

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