A Touch of the Poet

A Touch of the Poet
Type TV Special
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 2hr 30mins.
Genres Drama, Adaptation
Keywords N/A
Status Completed
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Nancy Marchand Actor Nora Melody 1 1000001
Roberta Maxwell Actor Sara Melody 1 1000002
Fritz Weaver Actor Cornelius Melody 1 1000003
Carrie Nye Actor Deborah Harford 1 1000004
Donald Moffat Actor Jamie Cregan 1 1000005
Robert Phalen Actor Mickey Maloy 1 1000006
Tom Clancy Actor Dan Roche 1 1000007
John Heffernan Actor Paddy O'Dowd 1 1000008
Howland Chamberlain Actor Patch Riley 1 1000009
Humphrey Davis Actor Nicholas Gadsby 1 1000010
Geraldine Fitzgerald Actor n/a 1 1000011
Hal Holbrook Actor ("Theater in America") 1 1000012
Kirk Browning Director n/a 2 2000001
Stephen Porter Director n/a 2 2000002
Jac Venza Executive Producer n/a 174 3000001
David Griffiths Producer n/a 3 3000002
Eugene O'Neill Play as Source Material ("A Touch of the Poet") 120972 4000001
Synopsis
An adaptation for television of Eugene O'Neill's play, the first of a planned cycle of plays telling the story of an Irish family in America. Set in New England in the early nineteenth century, the story relates the conflicts between an immigrant and his American-born son.