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Peyton Place 

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The original primetime soap took place in the title town, which was founded by the Peyton family, whose members included the Harringtons. Some of the plots involved Rodney Harrington, the ... See full summary »
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1969   1968   1967   1966   1965   1964  
Nominated for 3 Golden Globes. Another 1 win & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Ed Nelson ...  Michael Rossi 514 episodes, 1964-1969
Barbara Parkins ...  Betty Anderson Cord / ... 514 episodes, 1964-1969
Warner Anderson ...  Narrator / ... 514 episodes, 1964-1969
Ryan O'Neal ...  Rodney Harrington 501 episodes, 1964-1969
Christopher Connelly ...  Norman Harrington 490 episodes, 1964-1969
Dorothy Malone ...  Constance Mackenzie Carson / ... 430 episodes, 1964-1968
Tim O'Connor ...  Elliot Carson 416 episodes, 1964-1968
James Douglas James Douglas ...  Steven Cord / ... 404 episodes, 1965-1969
Patricia Morrow ...  Rita Jacks Harrington / ... 378 episodes, 1965-1969
Mia Farrow ...  Allison Mackenzie / ... 263 episodes, 1964-1966
Paul Langton ...  Leslie Harrington 219 episodes, 1964-1968
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Storyline

The original primetime soap took place in the title town, which was founded by the Peyton family, whose members included the Harringtons. Some of the plots involved Rodney Harrington, the oldest son, choosing between bad girl Betty Anderson or fragile Allison MacKenzie. His brother Norman took up with working class Rita Jacks. Allison's mother Connie was keeping a secret about her daughter's birth. People married and divorced, loved and lost. Murder, illicit passion, insanity, and secrets were the staples of Peyton Place. Written by Anonymous

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Drama | Romance

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 September 1964 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Caldeira do Diabo See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(514 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound Recording)

Color:

Black and White (1964-1966)| Color (1966-1969)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

When asked why Barbara Rush took the role, she responded: "I was told I would work only two or three days a week. The studio is only five minutes from my home. I do not have to leave my husband and children for location filming." See more »

Crazy Credits

In the opening credits, the last name of the characters played by Dorothy Malone and Mia Farrow is spelled Mackenzie. In the original novel by Grace Metalious and the 1957 movie, the last name is spelled with a capital K (MacKenzie). There are no reports from the creators on if the name was spelled in the TV series on purpose or by accident. See more »

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Also available in a computer colorized version. See more »

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It was the only one soap opera I really loved.
18 November 1999 | by chesaratSee all my reviews

I do not know if Soap Opera is inappropriate. In Spanish it's not. My favorites characters were Betty Anderson and Steven Cort. I really fall in love with this beautiful woman. I hope that one day I could get all the chapters and the final TV Movie in a DVD or whatever. I recommend it. I keep this serial in the deep of my heart and soul. I want to say Thank You to all the people responsible for this great TV Show. Sincerely Yours. César Romero (My real Name)


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