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Country  United States
7.3/10 IMDb

Genre  Documentary
Running time  1h 31m
Language  English
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Release date  2006
Directors  Albert Maysles, David Maysles
Genres  Documentary, Indie film, Biographical film, Historical Documentary
Similar movies  Related Albert Maysles movies
Tagline  Utilizing hours of unseen archival footage, The Beales is a new take on the women of Grey Gardens

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The Beales of Grey Gardens is a documentary film by Albert Maysles, David Maysles and Ian Markiewicz, released in 2006.

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This film is a follow-up to the celebrated 1975 documentary Grey Gardens about Jackie Kennedy's aunt and cousin, "Big" Edie and "Little" Edie Beale. This film is composed entirely of footage not used in the original documentary that was shot at the Beale estate in East Hampton.

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The Beales of Grey Gardens gives greater insight into the simultaneously contentious and loving relationship between the mother and daughter, as well as their relationship with the young caretaker, Jerry, their multitude of cats, and Lois Wright, a friend who briefly appeared in Grey Gardens at the celebration of "Big" Edie's birthday.

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It includes a dramatic scene of a small fire in the second floor hallway of the mansion, which explains the large hole in the wall shown in the first film.

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In an interview filmed on the front porch, "Little" Edie claims that a newspaper in East Hampton claimed that she had schizophrenia, which she denied, saying "No Beales are schizophrenic!"

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Several scenes depict "Little" Edie discussing her relationship with her father, which she described as difficult; the importance of the Catholic Church in her life; the Republican Party; the renovations done to the mansion following the raid; the title of the original documentary; and the loss of several boyfriends in World War II.

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"Little" Edie revealed that she had not been invited to the wedding of John F. Kennedy and Jacqueline Bouvier in 1953.

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Also revealed is that "Big" Edie liked "Little" Edie to change costumes ten times a day. This explains "Little" Edie's constantly changing wardrobe in the original Grey Gardens.

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Music

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  • "You Ought to Be in Pictures"
  • "Lorraine Lorraine Lorree"
  • "V.M.I. March"
  • "I Dream Too Much"
  • "Spring Will Be a Little Late"
  • "Around the World in 80 Days"
  • "Should I Be Sweet?"
  • "Don't Ever Leave Me"
  • "If I Loved You"

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    References

    The Beales of Grey Gardens Wikipedia
    The Beales of Grey Gardens IMDbThe Beales of Grey Gardens Rotten TomatoesThe Beales of Grey Gardens themoviedb.org


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