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Leave Yesterday Behind (1978)

Paul was injured while playing polo. He then learns that he is paralyzed from the waist down. Feeling despondent, he decides to go to his grandfather's ranch. He meets Marnie a horse ... See full summary »

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Richard Michaels

Writer:

Paul Harrison
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
John Ritter ... Paul Stallings
Carrie Fisher ... Marnie Clarkson
Buddy Ebsen ... Doc
Ed Nelson ... Mr. Clarkson
Carmen Zapata Carmen Zapata ... Connie
Robert Urich ... David Lyle
Barbara Stuart ... Betty Stallings
Walter Maslow Walter Maslow ... Howard Stallings
Lucia Stralser Lucia Stralser ... Kim
Carol Ann Williams Carol Ann Williams ... Laura
Bruno Piergentili Bruno Piergentili ... Dan (as Dan Harrison)
Josh Hall Josh Hall ... Biff
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Storyline

Paul was injured while playing polo. He then learns that he is paralyzed from the waist down. Feeling despondent, he decides to go to his grandfather's ranch. He meets Marnie a horse trainer. For some reason she decides that she wants to get him to get his head out of the sand that he placed it in since the accident. She finds herself falling for him and he for her, too. But he tries to resist cause he doesn't know what kind of future, he could give her, cause he fears that he could be impotent. Written by <rcs0411@yahoo.com>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 May 1978 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Deixe ontem para trás See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

ABC Circle Films See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Leave Yesterday Behind
Lyrics & Music By Fred Karlin
Sung by Shandi Sinnamon
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40 Years Later the film still works
24 February 2018 | by Sober-FriendSee all my reviews

This is a television film that is in the vein of "Ice Castles" and "The Other SIde of the Mountain". Funny thing is although this was a television film, it has the most impressive cast of them all.

In this movie a Jocey player ends up paralyzed. His girlfriend then dumps him. Feeling depressed he ends up at his Grandfather's Farm. To give more away would be wrong.

The film stars John Ritter. Carrie Fisher. Buddy Ebsen. Robert Urich. Ed Nelson

Hard to believe that they are all gone now. If you see it pop up on television watch it!


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