Happy Endings


2h 1983

Brief Synopsis

The second TV-movie in 1983 using the title, "Happy Endings", explores the plight of a teenager who postpones his determination to become a songwriter so that he can keep his younger brother and two sisters together as a family following the death of their parents. Based on the true experiences of its producer-writer, Christopher Beaumont, one of the guiding forces behind TV's "Fame," this film, initially titled "House of Cards," also was the pilot to a prospective series.

Film Details

Also Known As
Happy Endings (NBC), House of Cards
Genre
Comedy
Romance
Drama
Release Date
1983
Production Company
NBC Entertainment
Distribution Company
Buena Vista Distribution Company

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

The second TV-movie in 1983 using the title, "Happy Endings", explores the plight of a teenager who postpones his determination to become a songwriter so that he can keep his younger brother and two sisters together as a family following the death of their parents. Based on the true experiences of its producer-writer, Christopher Beaumont, one of the guiding forces behind TV's "Fame," this film, initially titled "House of Cards," also was the pilot to a prospective series.

Film Details

Also Known As
Happy Endings (NBC), House of Cards
Genre
Comedy
Romance
Drama
Release Date
1983
Production Company
NBC Entertainment
Distribution Company
Buena Vista Distribution Company

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

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Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Original title: "House of Cards."

Aired in United States December 26, 1983