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Acceptable Risks (1986)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  2 March 1986 (USA)
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A chemical plant is leaking toxic waste into a nearby town; the plant's management tries to hush it up.

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Don Sheppard
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Wes Boggs
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Lee Snyder
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Sally Framm
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David Kohler
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Lou Keller
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Jack Morris
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Janet Framm
Patti Cohoon-Friedman ...
Ann Kohler (as Patti Cohoon)
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Jerry Haywood
Richard McKenzie ...
Mayor Earl Ross
Tom Simcox ...
Joe Reed
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Kenny Kohler
Charna Felthous ...
Patty Kohler
Edan Gross ...
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Oakbridge, a mid-size midwest American city, is the site of a major chemical disaster. At Citichem, the production manager, is forced to shortcut his safety procedures to speed up the production of a highly toxic and volatile chemical. Of course, as expected, an accident occurs. A worker is killed and the town is exposed to calamitous impacts. Cicely Tyson also co-stars as the City Manager who has misgivings about the whole operation. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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2 March 1986 (USA)  »

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Restrisiko  »

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Wes Boggs: In a chemical plant you always have to know which way the wind is blowing.
Wes Boggs: In the event of a leak of any toxic gas, one place you don't want to be is downwind.
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