This is the sequel to the mini-series, RICH MAN, POOR MAN. It begins with Rudy Jordache apprehending the man who killed his brother, Falconetti. He then also takes in his nephew, Wesley. He... See full summary »
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 Rudy Jordache (21 episodes, 1976-1977)
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 Wesley Jordache (21 episodes, 1976-1977)
James Carroll Jordan ...
 Billy Abbott (21 episodes, 1976-1977)
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 Maggie Porter (20 episodes, 1976-1977)
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 Falconetti (18 episodes, 1976-1977)
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 Charles Estep (17 episodes, 1976-1977)
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 Ramona / ... (16 episodes, 1976-1977)
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 Diane Porter (15 episodes, 1976-1977)
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 Annie Adams (14 episodes, 1976-1977)
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 Kate Jordache (11 episodes, 1976-1977)
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 Claire Estep (10 episodes, 1976-1977)
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 Arthur Raymond (9 episodes, 1976-1977)
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This is the sequel to the mini-series, RICH MAN, POOR MAN. It begins with Rudy Jordache apprehending the man who killed his brother, Falconetti. He then also takes in his nephew, Wesley. He then begins a vendetta with a man, who tried to take over the company of an old friend. Unfortunately for him, he has no evidence against him and the man is not about to let Rudy off the hook. He also has to deal with his step-son, Billy. And Falconetti, has been released from prison and is looking to get back at Rudy. Written by <rcs0411@yahoo.com>

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21 September 1976 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Hombre rico, hombre pobre II  »

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1.33 : 1
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In the DVD version released in 2010, Chapter I, which originally aired as a 2 hour segment, is split into two, one-hour episodes with the same opening and closing credits. See more »

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Follows Rich Man, Poor Man (1976) See more »

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12 February 2014 | by (Sequim) – See all my reviews

I saw the DVD at my local library, and recalling how I liked the show when I saw it years ago, I checked it out. I thoroughly enjoyed seeing again the first part of the series. The characters were well played, believable and interesting, as was the plot. However, the second part was a disappointment. The writing seemed stilted, focusing on prurient and unlikely sexual encounters to the detriment of continuation of the story. It seemed that the supposedly upright and principled male characters lost all self control when it came to dealing with women. They had to have 'it'. I don't watch the Soaps, but I think this segment was pretty much written with that venue in mind. Too bad.


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