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A Cry for Love (1980)

Not Rated | | Drama | TV Movie 20 October 1980
Divorcee Susan Blakely, with no alimony and two kids to support, begins turning to amphetamines. While at her lowest ebb, she meets an alcoholic and three-time loser in marriage--who, incredibly, turns out to be the ideal man!

Director:

Paul Wendkos

Writers:

Jill Robinson (novel), Renée Taylor (written for television by) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Susan Blakely ... Polly Harris
Powers Boothe ... Tony Bonnell
Charles Siebert ... Fred
Herb Edelman ... Jack
Edie Adams ... Tessie
Fern Fitzgerald ... Barbara
Paul Lieber ... Eugene
Jeremy Licht ... Nick Harris
Lainie Kazan ... Tina Weathersby
Gene Barry ... Gordon Harris
Colleen Davis Colleen Davis ... Felicia Harris
Robert Hegyes ... Pizza Counterman
Severn Darden ... Paul
Dolores Dorn ... Karen
Patricia Barry ... Jennifer Harris
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Divorcee Susan Blakely, with no alimony and two kids to support, begins turning to amphetamines. While at her lowest ebb, she meets an alcoholic and three-time loser in marriage--who, incredibly, turns out to be the ideal man!

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Genres:

Drama

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 October 1980 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Com a força do amor See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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A True Piece of Art
6 May 2000 | by HailMarySee all my reviews

The first TV series in over 10 years that I could bare. The show lasted a short time, but the memories of it last forever. I think it really showed a more sophisticated plot line and superb actors who do really great jobs. Do yourself a favor, find this show in your local listings in repeats, and watch it!


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