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'Grey Gardens'

Necessity breeds ingenuity. "The best thing is to wear pantyhose or some pants under a short skirt, I think. And you can always take off the skirt and use it as a cape," says Edie Beale, then 58, in the achingly tragic 1975 documentary "Grey Gardens." Known as "Little Edie," Beale, a first... Rialto Pictures