Cast & Crew
An adaptation of Tennessee Williams' 1959 play about a fading film star who finds solace through drugs, alcohol and young men. Now involved with a drifter, Chance Wayne, Alexandra Del Lago is unaware he wants to manipulate their relationship for his own ulterior motives. Returning together to the Florida hometown Chance fled years before, they must face the people he left behind, including vindictive politician Boss Finley, Miss Lucy, his alcoholic mistress, and Chance's childhood sweetheart.
Ronnie Claire Edwards
Michael A. Shaner
Billy Ray Sharkey
Donald P H Eaton
Aired in United States October 1, 1989
Released in United States on Video January 19, 1994
This is director Nicholas Roeg's first television project.
Began shooting May 1989.
Completed shooting June 13, 1989.
Michael Wilding, son of Elizabeth Taylor and the late Michael Wilding, appears as a Hollywood producer.
The 1962 feature film starred Paul Newman and Geraldine Page. Rip Torn played Boss Finlay's son in the film.