Rich and Famous
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Two women find their friendship tested when one rises from obscurity to success in this glossy remake of Old Acquaintance. Liz Hamilton (Jacqueline Bisset) and Merry Noel (Candice Bergen) are close friends who met while they were freshmen at Smith College in the 1950s. Liz has become a highly respected novelist, while Merry wed Doug Blake (David Selby) and raised a family. While Merry is happy, she can't help but envy Liz for her glamorous career as an author. Merry decides to write a novel of her own, and with Liz's help, the book soon finds a publisher. While Merry's trashy… More
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 56%

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"This saga about two friends falls short of heartfelt and never satisfies"
‑ Urban Cinefile Critics, Urban Cinefile
"camp, overwrought, delicious"
‑ Rich Cline, Shadows on the Wall
"Entertaining remake of Old Acquaintance from the twilight of Cukor's career."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
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