Looking to feast your eyes on ' Star 80 ' on your TV, phone, or tablet? Tracking down a streaming service to buy, rent, download, or view the Bob Fosse-directed movie via subscription can be challenging, so we here at Moviefone want to do the heavy lifting. We've listed a number of streaming and cable services - including rental, purchase, and subscription options - along with the availability of 'Star 80' on each platform. Now, before we get into the fundamentals of how you can watch 'Star 80' right now, here are some finer points about the The Ladd Company, Warner Bros. Pictures drama flick. You probably already know what the movie's about, but just in case
Star 80 (1983)
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Star 80 is a American biographical drama film written and directed by Bob Fosse , adapted from the Pulitzer Prize -winning Village Voice article "Death of a Playmate" by Teresa Carpenter and based on Playboy model Dorothy Stratten , who was murdered by her husband Paul Snider in The film chronicles Stratten's relationship with Snider, their move to Los Angeles and her success as a Playboy model, and the eventual dissolution of their relationship and her murder. Star 80 was filmed on-location in Vancouver, British Columbia and Los Angeles, California ; the death scene was filmed in the same house in which the murder-suicide took place. Hugh Hefner , disliking the way he was depicted in the film, sued the producers of the picture. In accordance with the family's wishes, Dorothy's mother is never mentioned by name in the movie and the names of her sister and brother were altered.
Browse our picks. Paul Snider is a narcissistic, small time hustler who fancies himself a ladies man. His life changes when he meets Dorothy Stratten working behind the counter of a Dairy Queen. Dorothy is a pretty but naive high school senior.