Kane & Abel (1985)

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Kane and Abel are born on the same day the same year on each side of the Atlantic. William Kane is born in one of the richest families of Boston and grows up to be a banker on Wall Street. ... See full summary »

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Complete series cast summary:
 Abel Rosnovski (2 episodes, 1985)
 William Lowell Kane (2 episodes, 1985)
 Thaddeus Cohen (2 episodes, 1985)
 David Osborne (2 episodes, 1985)
 Davis LeRoy (2 episodes, 1985)
Thomas Byrd ...
 Richard Kane (2 episodes, 1985)
 Zofia Rosnovski (2 episodes, 1985)
 Matthew Lester (2 episodes, 1985)
 George Nowak (2 episodes, 1985)
 Susan Lester (2 episodes, 1985)
 Alan Lloyd (2 episodes, 1985)
Kate McNeil ...
 Florentyna Rosnovski (2 episodes, 1985)
 Kate Kane (2 episodes, 1985)


Kane and Abel are born on the same day the same year on each side of the Atlantic. William Kane is born in one of the richest families of Boston and grows up to be a banker on Wall Street. Abel Rosnovski is born in the Polish countryside and has to spend many years in Siberian prison camps before he travels to New York and eventually creates one of the world's largest chains of hotels. The confrontation between these two men, both striving for power and success, will make the finance capital of the world tremble. Written by Mattias Thuresson

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17 November 1985 (USA)  »

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Ai to yabô ni moeru hibi: Kein to Aberu  »

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10 March 2004 | by (HUXLEY, IOWA) – See all my reviews

NO SPOILERS HERE!! Do you remember the days of the mini series back in the 1970s and the 1980s? I catch a current mini series now and then, and I am always left feeling somewhat flat. Kane And Abel always leaves the connotation in my mind about the biblical brothers Cain And Abel.This mini series is rich with great actors, and the setting.How can you miss with Sam O'Neill, Ron Silver, and of course Peter Strauss.The costumes are just gorgeous, not to mention the sets.I read a comment where the person was not happy with this show. I have to totally disagree.If you like the earlier mini series from an earlier era, then I highly recommend this show to you.I have this mini series. If you are interested,please contact me by a private message. or you can e-mail me. marianna1776@hotmail.com

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