When the Bough Breaks


2h 1986

Brief Synopsis

Ted Danson was both star and co-executive producer of this adaptation of Jonathan Kellerman's Edgar Allan Poe Award-winning mystery novel about a child psychologist's obsessive investigation into a series of murders that leads to a group of wealthy and powerful men. Danson plays the doctor, Richard

Film Details

Release Date
1986
Production Company
NBC Entertainment

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

Ted Danson was both star and co-executive producer of this adaptation of Jonathan Kellerman's Edgar Allan Poe Award-winning mystery novel about a child psychologist's obsessive investigation into a series of murders that leads to a group of wealthy and powerful men. Danson plays the doctor, Richard Masur his homicide detective friend who first seeks him out about the killings and then warns him off the case, and Rachel Ticotin is the close friend of one of the victims.

Film Details

Release Date
1986
Production Company
NBC Entertainment

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

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Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States October 12, 1986