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Torchlight (1985)

The marriage of a young and successful couple is jeopardized when he becomes heavily addicted to cocaine. Her inability to help him and his inability to stop are leading them both into a downward spiral.

Director:

Thomas J. Wright

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Pamela Sue Martin (screenplay), Pamela Sue Martin (story) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Pamela Sue Martin ... Lillian Weller
Steve Railsback ... Jake Gregory
Ian McShane ... Sidney
Al Corley ... Al
Rita Taggart ... Rita
Rudy Ramos
Arnie Moore Arnie Moore ... Richard
John Jacobs John Jacobs ... J.J.
Todd Ruff Todd Ruff ... Guy
Samantha Harper ... Sandy
Barbara Lindsay Barbara Lindsay ... Sheila
Rod Colbin Rod Colbin ... Dr. Urban
Nicholas Mele Nicholas Mele ... Dr. Kameraman
Richard Baun Richard Baun ... Curator
Lisa Marie Gurley Lisa Marie Gurley ... Pat
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The marriage of a young and successful couple is jeopardized when he becomes heavily addicted to cocaine. Her inability to help him and his inability to stop are leading them both into a downward spiral.

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Drama | Romance

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

February 1985 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Cocaine-Paradise See more »

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Mono

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Color
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A Headache Tomorrow (or a Heartache Tonight)
Written by Chick Rains
Sung by Mickey Gilley
Keyboard Played by Neil Larsen
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slow-going...
20 November 1999 | by scooby-41See all my reviews

Fairly entertaining, mostly tedious little drama about a man (Steve Railsback) who becomes addicted to cocaine. His wife (Pamela Sue Martin) attempts to help him. Martin is admittedly very good, but the movie itself is only so-so.


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