TV Movie | TV-PG | | Drama, History
Aspiring actress Eva Duarte rises from a minor celebrity to the wife of a powerful Argentine dictator, but her all consuming fiery rage, ambition, and hatred eventually become her downfall.
Robert Mitchum was originally cast as Juan Peron but walked out after having considerable difficulty with Faye Dunaway ordering him around on the set.
The cities of Junin and Chivilcoy are located in the Pampas, a sprawling flatland located in the center of Argentina, so they wouldn't be surrounded by large mountains and hills as portrayed in the prologue of the film.
The Spanish language version has a different musical score in places and completely different opening credits.
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