Breaking Up


2h 1978

Brief Synopsis

A drama about a woman who faces a harrowing fight to rediscover her personal identity when her husband of fifteen years announces that he is leaving her and their children to search for the indefinable joy he feels is missing from his life. Subsequently a one-hour pilot called "Tom and JoAnn" was ai

Film Details

Release Date
1978
Production Company
ABC Entertainment Group; CFI Hollywood; Mirrophonic Sound Services; Quinn Laboratories; Time-Life Productions

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

A drama about a woman who faces a harrowing fight to rediscover her personal identity when her husband of fifteen years announces that he is leaving her and their children to search for the indefinable joy he feels is missing from his life. Subsequently a one-hour pilot called "Tom and JoAnn" was aired (with Elizabeth Ashley and Joel Fabiani) to test the waters for a prospective series. Emmy Award nominations went to director Delbert Mann and to Loring Mandel for his teleplay.

Film Details

Release Date
1978
Production Company
ABC Entertainment Group; CFI Hollywood; Mirrophonic Sound Services; Quinn Laboratories; Time-Life Productions

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

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Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States January 2, 1978