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Bare Essence (1982)

Not Rated | | Drama, Romance | TV Movie 4 October 1982
A T.V. show along the lines of a soap opera which centers on one young woman, Tiger Hayes, as she starts up a perfume company. The usual soap plots of adultery, romance, corruption, and ... See full summary »

Director:

Walter Grauman

Writers:

Robert Hamilton, Meredith Rich (book)
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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. See more awards »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Bruce Boxleitner ... Chase Marshall
Linda Evans ... Bobbi Rowan
Genie Francis ... Tyger Hayes
Lee Grant ... Ava Marshall
Joel Higgins ... Matt Phillips
Donna Mills ... Barbara Fisher
Frank M. Benard ... Armand Habib (as France Benard)
John Dehner ... Hadden Marshall
Jonathan Frakes ... Marcus Marshall
Susan French ... Margaret Marshall
Belinda Montgomery ... Melody
Tim Thomerson ... Billy
Wendy Fulton Wendy Fulton ... Muffin Marshall
John Larroquette ... Arthur Williams
Maurice Marsac
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A T.V. show along the lines of a soap opera which centers on one young woman, Tiger Hayes, as she starts up a perfume company. The usual soap plots of adultery, romance, corruption, and greed abound. Written by Anonymous

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Drama | Romance

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It was during this production that Genie Francis met Jonathan Frakes. They would be married six years later. See more »

Soundtracks

IN FINDING YOU, I FOUND LOVE
Words & Music by Carol Connors & Billy Goldenberg
Sung by Sarah Vaughan
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One of the best romance movies
22 September 2006 | by bmwwatermanSee all my reviews

I too wish I could find this movie on VHS or DVD. It is a classic for many reasons. It also provokes a lot of emotions at different times of the movie.

As I remember the movie, I often wonder if that is what really happens in that industry. I'm sure it's often cut throat, so to speak. Some of the scenery and movie sets are fantastic. It definitely fits the genre of the 80's.

Bruce and Genie I think should have been nominated for a Oscar!!! I've so many other romance movies that aren't half as good as this one.

If anyone knows where to get it, I'd certainly appreciate it!!!


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 October 1982 (USA) See more »

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Mono

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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