Feud - Bette and Joan, Episode 7 - Rotten Tomatoes




Critic Consensus: "Abandoned!" returns to the softer side of these complicated women, captured by the deft, empathetic hand of director Helen Hunt.

Episode Info

With production of "Hush...Hush Sweet Charlotte" underway, the feud is intensified when Joan learns of a new producer on the project. Also: Bette reveals her vulnerabilities to Bob.

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Critic reviews for Abandoned

So what was looking to be a heartfelt, sweet conversation devolves almost immediately into a cruel fight, which is kinda Feud in a nutshell, huh.

September 14, 2017 | Full Review…
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What has made it the quality series it is has come down almost entirely to the performances.

June 19, 2018 | Full Review…

Joan Crawford's first day on the Charlotte set starts off promisingly, with the actress nailing her character's introduction in one take. But by nightfall, she's grumbling over the sounds of revelry spilling out from Bette's hotel room.

September 15, 2017 | Full Review…

Lange and Sarandon are still power-houses, the show still has quiet, painful moments of human emotion, and bits of glorious camp.

September 14, 2017 | Full Review…

Feud is at its best when it allows female directors behind-the-camera, and that's proven handily with Helen Hunt.

September 14, 2017 | Full Review…

"Abandoned!" is the closest Bette and Joan come to acknowledging that their rivalry continues because they each want what the other has.

September 18, 2017 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

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