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Late Film: Cold Turkey

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Dick Van Dyke, Bob Newhart, Pippa Scott, Tom Poston

PR expert Merwin Wren decides to offer 25 million dollars to any American town that can stop smoking for a week. However he reckons without the efforts of The Rev Clayton Brooks of Eagle Rock Iowa, who exhorts his parishioners to give up cigarettes in order to provide the town with the hospital, school and community facilities they need so badly.

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1.25-1.30 News Summary and Weather for Northern Ireland Weather for Wales

Contributors

Screenplay: Norman Lear
Screenplay: William Price Fox Jr
Suggested by the novel "I'm Giving Them Up for Good" by: Margaret Rau
Suggested by the novel "I'm Giving Them Up for Good" by: Neil Rau
Produced and Directed by: Norman Lear
The Rev Clayton Brooks: Dick van Dyke
Natalie Brooks: Pippa Scott
Edgar Stopworth: Tom Poston
Hiram C. Grayson: Edward Everett Horton
Television personality: Bob Elliott
Television personality: Ray Goulding
Merwin Wren: Bob Newhart
Mayor Wappler: Vincent Gardenia
Dr Procter: Barnard Hughes
Amos Bush: Graham Jarvis
Mrs Wappler: Jean Stapleton
Letitia Hornsby: Barbara Cason
Police Chief 'Rabbit' Watson: Raymond Kark
Cissy Perman: Susie Bond
Odie: Judith Lowry

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Late Film: Cold Turkey

BBC One London, 13 May 1983 23.40






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