GREAT PERFORMANCES: THREE CHEEVER STORIES #3: THE FIVE-FORTY-EIGHT (TV)

Summary

Third and final program in this series of dramatizations of short stories by John Cheever. In this drama, set in affluent Shady Hill and in New York City, John Blake is stalked by Jane Dent, a former employee he seduced, then fired. (Presented under the umbrella of "Great Performances.")

Details

  • NETWORK: PBS
  • DATE: November 7, 1979 Wednesdasy 9:00 PM
  • RUNNING TIME: 0:58:29
  • COLOR/B&W: Color
  • CATALOG ID: T81:0868
  • GENRE: Drama
  • SUBJECT HEADING: Drama
  • SERIES RUN: PBS - TV series, 1974-
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CREDITS

    • Jac Venza … Executive Producer
    • Peter Weinberg … Producer
    • J. Stephen Fairchild … Associate Producer
    • Noam Yerushalmi … Associate Producer
    • James Ivory … Director
    • Terrence McNally … Writer
    • John Cheever … Based on the story by
    • Jonathan Tunick … Music by
    • Laurence Luckinbill … Cast, Blake
    • Mary Beth Hurt … Cast, Miss Dent
    • Laurinda Barrett … Cast, Louise Blake
    • Dale Hodges … Cast, Receptionist
    • Kathy Keeney … Cast, Anne Blake
    • Philip Scher … Cast, Charlie Blake
    • Jon de Vries … Cast, Henry Watkins
    • Nicholas Luckinbill … Cast, Tad Watkins
    • Ann McDonough … Cast, June Thorpe
    • Robert Hitt … Cast, Price
    • Tiger Haynes … Cast, Guard
    • Susan Hovey … Cast, Girl in Elevator
    • John Ramsey … Cast, Bartender
    • John Harkins … Cast, Trace Bearden
    • Adam Petroski … Cast, Conductor