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Rage of Angels (1983)

Based on Sidney Sheldon's novel. A young assistant district attorney (Parker) is used by a ruthless attorney (Morell) to get his client off. She is fired and almost disbarred, but fights ... See full summary »

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Buzz Kulik

Writers:

Sidney Sheldon (novel), Robert L. Joseph (teleplay) | 1 more credit »
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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jaclyn Smith ... Jennifer Parker
Ken Howard ... Adam Warner
Kevin Conway ... Ken Bailey
Ronald Hunter ... D.A. Robert Di Salva (as Ron Hunter)
Armand Assante ... Michael Moretti
Joseph Wiseman ... Antonio Granelli
George Coe ... Maguire
Deborah May ... Mary Beth Warner
Joe Warren Joe Warren ... Thomas Colfax (as Joseph Warren)
John Glover ... Scanlon / Jackson
Wesley Addy ... Abner Parker
Bill Cobbs ... Abraham Wilson
James Greene ... Father Ryan
Pauline Flanagan Pauline Flanagan ... Mrs. Mackey
Lois Smith ... Clara
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Based on Sidney Sheldon's novel. A young assistant district attorney (Parker) is used by a ruthless attorney (Morell) to get his client off. She is fired and almost disbarred, but fights back to become a top attorney, torn between two lovers: Morell and a married lawyer with political aspirations (Warner). Written by Ilyanna <bluedurham@aol.com>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 February 1983 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Sidney Sheldon's Rage of Angels See more »

Filming Locations:

Acapulco, Guerrero, Mexico See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Followed by Rage of Angels: The Story Continues (1986) See more »

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TOP TV DRAMA of the 80's
11 June 2007 | by alfo_2106See all my reviews

This is probably one of the best adaptation of a Sidney Sheldon's novel. Shown in 1983 as a two-part TV miniseries, Jaclyn Smith stars as Jennifer Parker, a novice New York lawyer who had to clawed her way to the top.

Book lovers of Sheldon's novels, will enjoy this adaptation. Sheldon serving as executive producer of this film, made this film like reading his book.

Smith's performance is an added plus.A capable performer, Smith is excellent as usual. Armand Assante and Ken Howard provides the love interests. Assante is excellent and Howard portrayed his role of a politician like a real one -- huge,and boring! Excellent music and Smith's never been so beautiful on the small screen. A must for fans...


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