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Big Knife, The

Big Knife, The(1988)

Also Known As: American Playhouse (07/20/88) |

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A televison adaptation of Clifford Odets' 1949 Broadway stage play about greed and avarice in the Hollywood film industry during the 1940s. A top movie star is torn between the lure of a new contract offered by a ruthless studio boss who knows a dark secret from his past, and the love of his wife, w

Cast & Crew

John L. Jacobs Director
Betsy Brantley Marion Castle
Colin Bruce Hank Teagle
Harry Ditson Smiley Coy
Errol John Russell
Stubby Kaye Nat Danziger
Peter Gallagher Charlie Castle
William Hootkins Buddy Bliss
Melinda Mcgraw Dixie Evans
Nehemiah Persoff Marcus Hoff
Debora Weston Connie Bliss
Irene Worth Patty Benedict
Gary Penny Camera Supervisor
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MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1988 Production Date: 
Color/B&W:  Distributions Co: 
Sound:  Production Co:  .....Production Company, Public Television Playhouse .....Production Company
Duration(mins):  Country:  not available
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