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A Sensitive, Passionate Man (1977)

Not Rated | | Drama | TV Movie 6 June 1977
The marriage of a wealthy, outwardly happy couple is threatened by the husband's alcoholism.

Director:

John Newland

Writers:

Rita Lakin (teleplay), Barbara Mahoney (book)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Angie Dickinson ... Marjorie 'Margie' Delaney
David Janssen ... Michael Delaney
Mariclare Costello ... Pat Morris
Richard Venture Richard Venture ... Jack Morris
Todd Lookinland ... Dan Delaney
Justin Randi Justin Randi ... Kerry Delaney
Terry Hinz Terry Hinz ... Mr. De Mora
Rhodes Reason ... John Chapin
Richard Bull ... Dr. Lazerow
Marged Wakeley Marged Wakeley ... Ann Chapin
Laura Campbell Laura Campbell ... Rachel
Beverly Carter Beverly Carter ... Jane Larkin
Frederick Hoffman Frederick Hoffman ... Paul Larkin
Craig Littler ... Roy
Elaine Princi Elaine Princi ... Cindy
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The marriage of a wealthy, outwardly happy couple is threatened by the husband's alcoholism.

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Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 June 1977 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Herkkä, kiivas mieheni See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The theme selection, titled "My Sensitive, Passionate Man," which Melba Moore performed, is notable for having had David Janssen himself collaborate, on the writing of its lyrics, with Carol Connors, who in turn collaborated with Bill Conti to compose its music. See more »

Soundtracks

My Sensitive, Passionate Man
Music by Carol Connors & Bill Conti
Lyrics by David Janssen & Carol Connors
Sung by Melba Moore
Arranged by Jerry Peters for Buddah Records (BMI)
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Janssen & Dickinson were Outstanding
16 June 2006 | by whpratt1See all my reviews

Found myself looking around in a discount store and found a DVD of this film and being a big fan of Angie Dickiinson and David Janssen, I just had to view this film. Angie plays the role as Margie Delaney,"Dressed to Kill",'80, who is a wife to David Janssen,(Michael Delaney)"The Green Berets",'68 is in the Space Program and a perfectionist in his field and very highly paid; besides the fact that he has a Phd after his name. Michael does not want his wife to work and has two young boys who simply adore their father and mother. This family is the envy of all their neighbors and they give plenty of parties all of the time. As the film progresses, I noticed a great deal of drinking going on and sometimes in the Orange Juice in the AM. Michael starts drinking heavily and on one can figure out the reason for his change in character. This should give you some clue as to what the film is somewhat about, but there is a great deal more. I really think Michael needed to get into a good Rehabilitation program.


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