3 Wishes Of Billy Grier


2h 1984

Brief Synopsis

A teenager who is the victim of a rare disease that rapidly accelerates aging tries to cram his three great life ambitions into the months he has left -- to locate the father who had abandoned his family fifteen years earlier, to play saxophone with a jazz band, and to make love to a woman. The film

Film Details

Also Known As
Billy Grier, Three Wishes of Billy Grier
Release Date
1984

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

A teenager who is the victim of a rare disease that rapidly accelerates aging tries to cram his three great life ambitions into the months he has left -- to locate the father who had abandoned his family fifteen years earlier, to play saxophone with a jazz band, and to make love to a woman. The film, originally titled "Billy Grier, Billy Grier, Billy Grier," won an Emmy Award for Michael Westmore, creator of the special makeup that turned Ralph Macchio (of "The Karate Kid") into an oldster.

Film Details

Also Known As
Billy Grier, Three Wishes of Billy Grier
Release Date
1984

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

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Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States November 1, 1984

Original title: "Billy Grier, Billy Grier, Billy Grier."