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The Late Film: Tea and Sympathy


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starring Deborah Kerr, John Kerr with Leif Erickson, Edward Andrews
Tom Lee, an artistic and sensitive boy, is the target for the contempt and derision of his more extrovert, athletic, fellow students, and of his housemaster, in an exclusive New England school. Only the housemaster's wife, Laura Reynolds, understands Tom's adolescent problems and a mutual attraction develops between them.
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Screenplay: Robert Anderson
Producer: Pandro S. Berman
Director: Vincente Minnelli
Laura Reynolds: Deborah Kerr
Tom Robinson Lee: John Kerr
Bill Reynolds: Leif Erickson
Herb Lee: Edward Andrews
Al: Darryl Hickman
Ellie Martin: Norma Crane
Ollie: Dean Jones
Lilly Sears: Jacqueline de Wit
Ralph: Tom Laughlin

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The Late Film: Tea and Sympathy

BBC One London, 15 February 1980 23.25

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