Tears and Laughter: Joan and Melissa Rivers Story (1994) - Rotten Tomatoes

Tears and Laughter: Joan and Melissa Rivers Story (1994)

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Popular comedienne Joan Rivers and her real-life daughter Melissa portray themselves in this made-for-television movie about their family's trials and tribulations in the 1980s. After suffering through some public blows to her career, Rivers' husband Edgar (often the butt of her jokes) committed suicide. The film shows how the mother and daughter struggled to save their already troubled relationship in the wake of the devastating death.

Cast

Joan Rivers
as Herself
Mark Kiely
as Porter
Denis Arndt
as Jerry Werner
Don MacKay
as Accountant
Lossen Chambers
as Audition Woman
Charles Siegel
as Temple Door Man
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March 23, 2010 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…
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