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"Knots Landing" Will the Circle Be Unbroken (1980)

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Original Air Date:
25 January 1980 (Season 1, Episode 5)
Val's mother Lili Mae visits knots Landing hoping to re-establish the family bond she broke years earlier. | Add synopsis »


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Episode Crew
Directed by
David Moessinger 
Writing credits
David Jacobs (created by)

David Jacobs (written by)

Produced by
Merv Adelson .... executive producer
Michael Filerman .... executive producer
David Jacobs .... executive producer
Joseph B. Wallenstein .... producer
Original Music by
Jerrold Immel 
Cinematography by
John Elsenbach (director of photography)
Art Direction by
Ray Markham 
Set Decoration by
Philip Leonard 
Makeup Department
Charlotte Harvey .... hair stylist
Terry Smith .... makeup artist
Production Management
Mitch Ackerman .... production supervisor
Edward O. Denault .... executive production supervisor
Claude Lawrence Jr. .... unit production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
James Fitzpatrick .... second assistant director
Art Department
Dick Kyker .... property master
Bob McLing .... property master (uncredited)
Sound Department
Victor Guarnier .... sound effects supervisor
Galen Handy .... production sound mixer
James Bailey .... foley artist (uncredited)
Duncan McEwan .... sound recordist (uncredited)
Casting Department
Eileen Mack Knight .... casting
Barbara Miller .... executive in charge of casting
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Frank Callender .... costumer
Dorothy H. Rodgers .... costumer
Music Department
Bettie Biery .... music editor
Franklin Jones Jr. .... score mixer
Other crew
Wayne Fitzgerald .... title designer
David Jacobs .... executive story consultant
Series Cast
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Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
David Jacobs  created by

Original Music by
Kennard Ramsey (1990-1991)
Makeup Department
Nina Kent .... makeup artist
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Bea Ellen Cameron .... second second assistant director (1987-1988)
Art Department
Kirk S. Heinlen .... assistant property master
Richard M. Kristy .... set dresser
Sound Department
John Asman .... re-recording mixer
Alfred J. Carranza .... assistant sound editor
Derek Casari .... dubbing engineer
Marty Church .... re-recording mixer
Albert Ibbotson .... sound effects editor
Nicholas James .... sound editor
Catt LeBaigue .... sound editor
Mark L. Mangino .... dialogue editor
George Nemzer .... supervising sound editor
Rick Avery .... stunts
Tom Elliott .... stunts
Andy Gill .... stunts
Larry Holt .... stunt coordinator
Ray Lykins .... stunts
Randy Peters .... stunts
Pat Romano .... stunts
Camera and Electrical Department
Ben Beaird .... key grip
John Bonfield .... electrician
Ken Sax .... still photographer
Robert Schoenhut .... camera operator
Scott C. Williman .... electrician
Casting Department
Audrey Stanzler .... assistant casting coordinator
Editorial Department
Josef d'Bache-Kane .... telecine transfers (international version) (1983-1984)
Scott Klein .... master colorist
John W. Stuart .... assistant editor
Location Management
Jeffrey T. Spellman .... location manager
Music Department
Bruce Miller .... conductor
Bruce Miller .... music arranger
Transportation Department
Michael Avallon .... driver
Other crew
Jon Bell .... production assistant (1990-1991)
Lisa Hackett .... production coordinator
Irene Oncley .... production coordinator
Bill Sheehan .... first aid nurse
Sharon Thurgood .... studio teacher
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Additional Details

60 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
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