Evergreen (1985)

TV Mini-Series  -   -  Drama | Family | Romance
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Based on the novel by Belva Plain, covering a time span from 1909 to 1959. The story begins in New York's Lower East Side with the arrival of Polish-Jewish immigrant Anna (Lesley Ann Warren... See full summary »

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1985  
Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 nominations. See more awards »
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 Anna Friedman (3 episodes, 1985)
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 Joseph Friedman (3 episodes, 1985)
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 Paul Lerner (3 episodes, 1985)
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 Mrs. Bradford (3 episodes, 1985)
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 Matthew Malone (3 episodes, 1985)
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 John Bradford (3 episodes, 1985)
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 Ruth (3 episodes, 1985)
Clare Coulter ...
 Mary Malone (3 episodes, 1985)
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 Iris Friedman (2 episodes, 1985)
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 Chris Bradford (2 episodes, 1985)
Barbara Montgomery ...
 Celeste (2 episodes, 1985)
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 Marion (2 episodes, 1985)
Jan Tríska ...
 Dr. Theo Stoller (2 episodes, 1985)
Sarah Rose ...
 Young Iris (2 episodes, 1985)
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 Dorothy (2 episodes, 1985)
Benjamin Bernouy ...
 Young Eric (ages 9 to 13) (2 episodes, 1985)
Marnie Walsh ...
 Ellen (2 episodes, 1985)
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Based on the novel by Belva Plain, covering a time span from 1909 to 1959. The story begins in New York's Lower East Side with the arrival of Polish-Jewish immigrant Anna (Lesley Ann Warren). At first employed as a humble seamstress, Anna is whisked into a whole new world when she becomes the wife of the enterprising Joseph Friedman (Armand Assante), who eventually becomes a wealthy Westchester contractor. Even so, Anna's heart belongs to Paul Lerner (Ian Shane), the son of the prosperous Fifth Avenue family which employs her relatives. In 1918, Anna gives birth to Paul's daughter, allowing Joseph to believe that he is the father. The secret surrounding Anna's child will lead to a daunting and frequently heartbreaking chain of events, culminating decades later in the newly formed state of Israel, where Anna's grandson Eric hopes to "find himself" -- and ends up finding more than he bargained for. Written by Douglas Gordon

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24 February 1985 (USA)  »

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Hojas perennes  »

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The Perfect Movie for Rainy or Snowy Days
17 November 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I saw Evergreen on TV one time about ten years ago and never forgot it. I have been looking for it everywhere so I can buy it. It is beautifully written, beautifully photographed, and amazingly acted out. Get your coffee or tea, something to eat, and settle in. It takes you to another place and time...especially considering it is now 2005 and rare for a movie to tell a thoroughly moving story that remains consistent and true to itself.

This is a movie worth giving to someone who loves romance. It is worth giving to yourself. I am glad I have finally found someplace to get Evergreen. It is a treasure and worth every minute you spend watching it. Hopefully, one day, it will be re-run here in the United States so others may discover it.


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