A Year in the Life (1986)

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Mini series that follows a family, a year after the death of the matriarch. Her husband tries to cope by cycling. And one of the daughters is going through a rough patch in her second ... See full summary »

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 nominations. See more awards »
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 Joe Gardner (3 episodes, 1986)
Trey Ames ...
 David Sisk (3 episodes, 1986)
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 Jim Eisenberg (3 episodes, 1986)
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 Lindley Gardner Eisenberg (3 episodes, 1986)
David Oliver ...
 Sam Gardner (3 episodes, 1986)
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 Kay Erickson (3 episodes, 1986)
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 Sunny Sisk (3 episodes, 1986)
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 Anne Gardner Maxwell (3 episodes, 1986)
Morgan Stevens ...
 Jack Gardner (3 episodes, 1986)
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 Glenn Maxwell (3 episodes, 1986)
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 Ruth Gardner (3 episodes, 1986)
Jennifer Cooke ...
 Debbie Nesbit (2 episodes, 1986)
Doug Mears ...
 Steve (2 episodes, 1986)
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 Dr. Alice Foley (2 episodes, 1986)
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 Carlos (2 episodes, 1986)
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Mini series that follows a family, a year after the death of the matriarch. Her husband tries to cope by cycling. And one of the daughters is going through a rough patch in her second marriage. And the other daughter is about to give birth. And one son is still trying to find himself. And the younger son is engaged but when he meets a girl who makes him feel things he doesn't feel for his fiancée. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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A Year in the Life
30 May 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

TWIMC,

I loved this show... Thought it was one of the better weekly shows on TV in 1986... I would love to find a copy of that one season.. What I remember most is Amanda's Peterson character was named "Sunshine" so they called her Sunny and Sara Jessica Parker was crazy about Sam, who was in love with her but marrying someone else... I thought the portrayals of a family dealing with the death of the their mother, the oldest daughter (Wendy Phillips) trying to hold onto her marriage... the children dealing with their grandmother's loss and their mother's failing relationship and trying to find their way, as well as the patriarch trying to live make a new life without his life mate... I thought it was all pretty amazing and believable... The show made me laugh and it made me cry.

Is anyone out there willing to sell copies of this series? I hope so.. Get in touch...Please.


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