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Film of the Week: Little Murders

Synopsis

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continues the season of films of the 70s. starring
Elliott Gould Marcia Rodd
' Why are you the way you are, rather than the way you have to be? ' Photographer Alfred Cham berlain is asked this question - among many others-by his new wife Patsy, whose mission in life is to ' mould ' him. Alongside this story of attack on the rights of the individual, Jules Feiffer has written a brutally savage satire on the American way of life. The setting is present-day New York, a city disintegrating under a series of power failures, muggings, random snipers, obscene 'phone calls and 345 unsolved murders in six months ...
Directed by ALAN ARKIN
(First showing on British television) Films; page 12

Contributors

Unknown: Elliott Gould
Unknown: Marcia Rodd
Unknown: Alfred Cham
Unknown: Jules Feiffer
Directed By: Alan Arkin
Alfred Chamberlain: Elliott Gould
Patsy Newquist: Marcia Rodd
Mr Newquist: Vincent Gardenia
Mrs Newquist: Elizabeth Wilson
Kenny: Jon Korkes
Mr Chamberlain: John Randolph
Mrs Chamberlain: Doris Roberts
Minister: Donald Sutherland
Judge: Lou Jacobi
Detective: Alan Arkin

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Film of the Week: Little Murders

BBC Two England, 17 September 1978 22.30






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