Crazy Mama: A widow in the 1950s begins a wacky life of crime when she loses her beauty parlor. She's joined by her mother, her pregnant daughter and her boyfriend, an old lady, a greaser and a defecting sheriff. The Lady in Red: A farm girl flees her abusive father and lands in a sewing sweatshop in Chicago, where the girls are exploited by a sleazy manager. After landing in jail, she becomes a prostitute and then a waitress while falling in love with a mysterious hit man. Director: Crazy Mama: Jonathan Demme. The Lady in Red: Lewis Teague (Cujo). Stars: Crazy Mama Cloris Leachman, Stuart Whitman. The Lady in Red: Pamela Sue Martin, Robert Conrad, Louise Fletcher (One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest), Christopher Lloyd (Back to the Future).