The Hearst and Davies Affair


2h 1985

Brief Synopsis

Slick but suoerficial dramatization of the scandalous, long-time love affair between the powerful but married publisher and the chorus girl he helped turn into a Ziegfeld star and '30s film personality. Mitchum played Mitchum here although the script called him William Randolph Heart and British sta

Film Details

Also Known As
Hearst and Davies Affair
Release Date
1985
Production Company
ABC Entertainment Group
Location
London, Ontario, Canada; Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

Slick but suoerficial dramatization of the scandalous, long-time love affair between the powerful but married publisher and the chorus girl he helped turn into a Ziegfeld star and '30s film personality. Mitchum played Mitchum here although the script called him William Randolph Heart and British starlet Virginia Madsen was introduced here as Marion Davies in this dramatic fiction filmed in Canada (Toronto and London, Ontario) but not at Hearst's fabled San Simeon.

Film Details

Also Known As
Hearst and Davies Affair
Release Date
1985
Production Company
ABC Entertainment Group
Location
London, Ontario, Canada; Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

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Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States January 14, 1985

Aired in United States on Video June 2, 1993