TV biopic of James Dean with rare archival footage of Dean, and candid new interview footage with Dean friends William Bast, Betsy Palmer, and Dean family members.

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Deep Sehgal

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Episode credited cast:
George Barris ... Self
William Bast William Bast ... Self
James Dean ... Self (archive footage)
Robert Hinkle Robert Hinkle ... Self
Martin Landau ... Self
Betsy Palmer ... Self
Marcus Winslow Jr. Marcus Winslow Jr. ... Self
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Biography of the young American icon and actor James Dean, tragically killed on the verge of a meteoric career in a sports car accident in September, 1955. Film includes rare archival footage and candid interviews with close friends like William Bast and Betsy Palmer, as well as Dean's family members. Dean is portrayed as a person capable of great charm, but prone to mood swings and rages. Sexually ambivalent and single minded about his career, he is seen as vastly talented, mercurial, though ultimately a profoundly loyal friend. Written by Paul Huson

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Country:

UK | Australia

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 January 2003 (UK) See more »

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