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Master of the Game 

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Elderly Kate Blackwell looks back at her family's life beginning with her Scottish father Jamie McGregor's journey to South Africa to make his fortune in diamonds. The family history is ... See full summary »
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1984  
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Dyan Cannon ...  Kate Blackwell 3 episodes, 1984
Harry Hamlin ...  Anthony 'Tony' James Blackwell 3 episodes, 1984
Ian Charleson ...  Jamie McGregor 3 episodes, 1984
Cliff De Young ...  Brad Rogers 3 episodes, 1984
Fernando Allende ...  George Mellis 3 episodes, 1984
Liane Langland ...  Alexandra Blackwell / ... 3 episodes, 1984
Donald Pleasence ...  Salomon Van der Merwe 3 episodes, 1984
Cherie Lunghi ...  Margaret Van der Merwe 3 episodes, 1984
Jean Marsh ...  Mrs. Talley 3 episodes, 1984
Barry Morse ...  Dr. John Harley 3 episodes, 1984
Johnny Sekka ...  Banda 3 episodes, 1984
Angharad Rees ...  Marianne Hoffman 3 episodes, 1984
Maryam d'Abo ...  Dominique Masson 3 episodes, 1984
David Suchet ...  Andr√© d'Usseau 3 episodes, 1984
Leslie Caron ...  Solange Dunas 3 episodes, 1984
David Birney ...  David Blackwell 3 episodes, 1984
Christopher Muncke ...  Davis 2 episodes, 1984
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Elderly Kate Blackwell looks back at her family's life beginning with her Scottish father Jamie McGregor's journey to South Africa to make his fortune in diamonds. The family history is littered with revenge, lust, betrayal, manipulation, and murder. Written by Anonymous

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They tamed a continent, built an empire and utterly destroyed everybody who stood in their way. [UK Video] See more »

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Language:

English

Release Date:

19 February 1984 (USA) See more »

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Master of the Game See more »

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Mono

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Excellent piece of movie-making!
1 July 2002 | by BronxLatSee all my reviews

Saw this movie when it first aired on television and then a second time when it aired again. Excellent piece of movie-making, despite the fact it was "made-for-tv!"

I'd recommend it to anyone who has an opportunity to experience it. Terrific performances by Dyan Cannon and Harry Hamlin as mother & son.

I would really LOVE to own a copy of this movie, but know it is not available on VHS let alone DVD.


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