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The Ordeal of Bill Carney (1981)

Bill Carney has just been paralyzed from the neck down. He has been taking care of his two sons since his wife left him. Now, when word of his condition reaches her, she wants to take them ... See full summary »

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Mason Rose
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Bill Carney
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Barbara Slaner
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Lisa Saldonna
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Willie Carney
Vincent Baggetta ...
Jack Hollister
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Peter Belton
C.J. Hincks ...
Ellen Carney
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Eddie Carney
Lynette Mettey ...
Nora Rose
Douglas Dirkson ...
Dr. Share
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Dr. Russell
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Judge Stanley Mosk
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Judge Philip Erbsen
Lora Staley ...
Cathy
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Bill Carney has just been paralyzed from the neck down. He has been taking care of his two sons since his wife left him. Now, when word of his condition reaches her, she wants to take them away, as she feels that he is unable to care for them. And it appears that the courts agree too. So, his lawyer, also a paraplegic, begins the campaign to take his case before the Supreme Court. Will he win? Written by Anonymous

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23 November 1981 (USA)  »

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