The Fatal Weakness (1976)

The Fatal Weakness was written by American Playwright George Kelley, who happened to be Grace Kelly's uncle. It concerns an upper class married woman whose fatal weakness is attending ... See full summary »

Director:

Norman Lloyd

Writer:

George Kelly (play)

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Credited cast:
Gretchen Corbett ... Penny
Dennis Dugan ... Vernon Hassett
John McMartin ... Paul Espenshade
Charlotte Moore ... Mabel Wentz
Eva Marie Saint ... Mrs. Paul Espenshade
Sara Seegar ... Anna
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The Fatal Weakness was written by American Playwright George Kelley, who happened to be Grace Kelly's uncle. It concerns an upper class married woman whose fatal weakness is attending weddings of people even when she does not know them. She is an incurable romantic so when she suspects that her husband of many years is having an affair, she elicits the help of her best friend to find out the truth. This drawing room comedy has a lot to say about marriage, fidelity, and fatal weaknesses. Written by richarderic-78287

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Comedy

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In the original PBS broadcast, producer/director Norman Lloyd briefly interviewed the late playwright George Kelly 's niece: Princess Grace of Monaco (formerly Grace Kelly). See more »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

30 September 1976 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Hollywood Television Theater: The Fatal Weakness See more »

Company Credits

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KCET See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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