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Tender is the Night


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by F. SCOTT FITZGERALD Screenplay in six parts by Dennis Potter starring Peter Strauss Mary Steenburgen
John Heard , Sean Young Special guest appearance Piper Laurie
2:1925. Against all common sense Dick Diver married Nicole, who was a mental patient. They settled on the Riviera, where they have been living in style for some years, thanks to Nicole's money.
Producer BETTY wnxiNGALE
Directed by ROBERT KNIGHTS (R)


Unknown: F. Scott Fitzgerald
Unknown: Dennis Potter
Unknown: Peter Strauss
Unknown: Mary Steenburgen
Unknown: John Heard
Unknown: Dick Diver
Producer: Betty Wnxingale
Directed By: Robert Knights
Dick Diver: Peter Strauss
Nicole Diver: Mary Steenburgen
Abe North: John Heard
Rosemary Hoyt: Sean Young
Mrs Speers: Piper Laurie
Tommy Barban: Joris Stuyck
Mary North: Nancy Paul
Luis Campion: Vernon Dobtcheff
Mrs Abrams: Mary Ellen Ray
Violet McKisco: Toria Fuller
Albert McKisco: Dennis Creaghan
Royal Dumphry: Terrance Conder
French second: Pierre Castello
French doctor: Andre Chaumeau

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