When Gloria's sister-in-law refuses to give back her daughter to her, she hires a lawyer and a no-holds-barred custody battle begins, quickly becoming the most famous and scandalous court case of the Depression Era US thanks to tabloids.

Director:

Waris Hussein

Writers:

Barbara Goldsmith (book), William Hanley (teleplay)

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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Angela Lansbury ... Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney
Maureen Stapleton ... Nurse Emma Kieslich
Martin Balsam ... Nathan Burkan
Barnard Hughes ... Justice John Francis Carew
Glynis Johns ... Laura Fitzpatrick Morgan
John Hillerman ... Maury Paul
Michael Gross ... Gilchrist
Joseph Maher ... Smythe
Lucy Gutteridge ... Gloria Morgan Vanderbilt
Bette Davis ... Alice Gwynne Vanderbilt
Jennifer Dundas ... Little Gloria
Rosalyn Landor ... Thelma Morgan Converse
Leueen Willoughby ... Consuelo Morgan
Cec Linder
Danielle Schneider Danielle Schneider
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When Gloria's sister-in-law refuses to give back her daughter to her, she hires a lawyer and a no-holds-barred custody battle begins, quickly becoming the most famous and scandalous court case of the Depression Era US thanks to tabloids.

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Biography | Drama

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Release Date:

25 October 1982 (USA) See more »

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