January 01, 2015

All About Eve: The Fickle Director and the Demanding Star—Welch v. Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Film Co.

Carol Robertson

Note: This article was excerpted from The Little Book of Movie Law, by Carol Robertson, available in the ABA webstore.

Welch v. Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Film Co., 207 Cal. App. 3d 164 (2d Dist. 1988)

You think that because I’m a movie star I don’t have feelings. Well you’re wrong. I’m an actress. I’ve got all of them!

—Goldie Hawn as Elise in First Wives Club (1996)

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