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Thursday's Child (1983)

Thursday's Child





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Thursday's Child is full of woe in this made-for-TV drama. Rob Lowe was given "and introducing" billing in the role of a teenaged athlete in dire need of a heart transplant. As Rob's parents Gene Rowlands and Don Murray prepare to face the possibility that they may lose their son, his aunt Jessica Walter remains relentlessly optimistic and cheerful. For various reasons, the debut of Thursday's Child was twice postponed. The film finally aired February 1, 1983.more
Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama
Directed By: ,
Written By: Gwen Bagni
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On DVD: Aug 21, 2007
Catalina Production Group


Rob Lowe
as Sam Alden
Gena Rowlands
as Victoria Alden
Don Murray
as Parker Alden
Jessica Walter
as Roz Richardson
Ken Stovitz
as Charlie
Robin Gammell
as Dr. Schroeder
Alan Fudge
as Dr. Baumbartner
Thomas Hill
as Dr. Owens
Stephen Keep
as Dr. Reston
Curt Lowens
as Dr. Wakely
Ryan MacDonald
as Dr. Shumway
Janet MacLachlan
as Nurse Judy
Susan Ruttan
as Portsmouth Nurse
Julie Inouye
as Stanford Floor Nurse
Brad Cowgill
as Student
Dal Jenkins
as Mr. Rushton
Woody Eney
as Hart Perry
Jan Reed
as Cardiologist
Kenneth Tigar
as Bill Richardson
Jennifer Holmes
as Young Woman
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Standard TV movie fare but with a strong performance from Don Murray and a customarily superior one by Gena Rowlands.

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