Promises in the Dark (1979) - Rotten Tomatoes

Promises in the Dark (1979)





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Sad but realistic, this drama chronicles the friendship that develops between a caring doctor and her terminally ill cancer patient, a beautiful teenage girl who is having trouble accepting her fate.more
Rating: PG
Genre: Drama
Directed By:
Written By: Loring Mandel
In Theaters:
On DVD: Mar 23, 2009
Warner Bros.


Kathleen Beller
as Elizabeth (Buffy) Ko...
Marsha Mason
as Dr. Alexandra Kendal...
Ned Beatty
as Bud Koenig
Susan Clark
as Fran Koenig
Michael Brandon
as Dr. Jim Sandman
Paul Clemens
as Gerry Hulin
Donald Moffat
as Dr. Walter McInerny
Philip Sterling
as Dr. Frucht
Bonnie Bartlett
as Nurse Farber
James Noble
as Dr. Blankenship
Arthur Rosenberg
as Emergency room docto...
Peggy McCay
as Mrs. Pritkin
Fran Bennett
as Emergency Room Nurse
Eloise Hardt
as Woman in Restaurant
Karen Anders
as Secretary in Bud's O...
Edith Fields
as Mrs. Gans
Alice Beardsley
as Mrs. Kepos
M.E. Lorange
as Secretary in Radiolo...
Lynn Farrell
as Nurse in McInerny Of...
Janet Taylor
as Girl in Convertible
Jack Anderson
as Boy in Convertible
Henry D. Fetter
as Young Lawyer
Teryn Jenkins
as Candy Counter Girl
Mary Ellen Shaw
as Mother in Hospital
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Full Review… | March 26, 2009
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Full Review… | May 9, 2005
New York Times
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