3 Women Embodies Elements of All About Eve, Persona, Desperately Seeking Susan and Single White Female

Perhaps among Robert Altman’s most bizarre (which is saying a lot) works, 1977’s 3 Women stemmed from a dream the auteur had and then decided to transform into a script (though most of the dialogue came while shooting). Following wide-eyed, new-in-town Pinky Rose (Sissy Spacek) from Texas as she begins …