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The Two Worlds of Jennie Logan (1979)

Jennie Logan discovers an antique dress in her attic that allows her to travel back in time. Soon she's torn between life with her philandering husband and a romance with a handsome artist who was murdered at the turn of the century.

Director:

Frank De Felitta

Writers:

Frank De Felitta (teleplay), David L. Williams (novel) (as David Williams)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Lindsay Wagner ... Jennie Logan
Marc Singer ... David Reynolds
Alan Feinstein ... Michael Logan
Linda Gray ... Elizabeth Harrington
Henry Wilcoxon ... Harrington
Joan Darling ... Dr. Erica Lauren
Irene Tedrow ... Mrs. Bates
Peter Hobbs ... Old John
Constance McCashin ... Beverly
Charles Thomas Murphy ... Don
Allen Williams Allen Williams ... Ed Hartley
Pat Corley ... Realtor
John Hawker John Hawker ... Foreman
Gloria Stuart ... Lady Sitting at Cemetery
Robert Nadder Robert Nadder ... Minister
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Storyline

A young woman named Jennie Logan is trying to rebuild her shattered marriage. She and her husband move to an old Victorian style home, where she finds a beautiful dress in the attic, which has a tear in the shoulder. She has the dress repaired. When she tries it on in the restored attic, she suddenly finds herself in another era. This time travel seems to happen whenever she wears the dress. She learns the house was once owned by an artist named David Reynolds who died under mysterious circumstances. She meets the artist and eventually falls in love with him. Knowing what she does about his fate, can her love save him and change history? Written by KE Chelsen

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A supernatural tale of romance, time-travel and murder! See more »

Genres:

Drama | Romance | Sci-Fi

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

31 October 1979 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Double Life of Jenny Logan See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Elizabeth Harrington was born in Chesapequa, New York on August 3, 1875. See more »

Goofs

When Jennie is told to take off her wet dress, it was obviously dry. See more »

Quotes

Don: I wouldn't live in this house, 'cause it's haunted.
Michael Logan: Don't laugh, I think it is.
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Akin to "Somewhere in Time".
1 July 2004 | by BaileySEASee all my reviews

I saw this CBS made-for-TV Movie in 1979 when it first premiered. It has a fantasy-like quality to it. Lindsay Wagner is adequate, never really an enthralling actress. Marc Singer, Linda Gray, Irene Tedrow all contribute as supporting characters. Based on the book "Second Sight" it tells of a woman trying to rebuild her marriage, and she finds an antique dress in the house she and her husband buy. Each time she puts on the dress she is transported back to the 19th century. There she falls in love with the artist who lived in her house a century earlier. It is a movie that deserves to be viewed over and over again. I have this move on DVD.


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