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When the Time Comes (1987)

PG-13 | | Drama | TV Movie 25 May 1987
Thirty-four year old Kansas housewife, Liddy Travis, is diagnosed with a terminal illness with four months to live. She will deteriorate into a "vegetable" and eventually die in great pain.... See full summary »

Director:

John Erman

Writer:

William Hanley
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. See more awards »

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Bonnie Bedelia ... Liddy Travis
Brad Davis ... Dean
Terry O'Quinn ... Wes Travis
Karen Austin ... Joanna
Donald Moffat ... Harold
Wendy Schaal ... Laura
Corey Carrier ... Jess
Annabelle Weenick ... Dr. Lambert
Mike Shanks Mike Shanks ... Bobby
Judith Doty Judith Doty ... Nurse
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Suzi McLaughlin Suzi McLaughlin
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Storyline

Thirty-four year old Kansas housewife, Liddy Travis, is diagnosed with a terminal illness with four months to live. She will deteriorate into a "vegetable" and eventually die in great pain. To avoid this kind of death, she asks her husband to help her kill herself. He refuses and she must then turn to her life-long friend, Dean, for help. Written by Herman Seifer <alagain@aol.com>

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Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

PG-13
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 May 1987 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Cuando llegue el momento See more »

Filming Locations:

Dallas, Texas, USA See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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