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The Burning Bed

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 37 min.

Plot Summary
Francine Hughes (Farrah Fawcett) suffers the abuse of her husband, Mickey (Paul Le Mat), for almost a decade because she cannot find any help. When a drunken Mickey rapes her and then passes out, Francine pours gasoline over him and lights it on fire. In the ensuing blaze, Mickey dies and the house burns down. During Francine's trial, she testifies about her years of suffering, and her attorney, Aryon Greydanus (Richard Masur), tries to have her declared temporarily insane and acquitted.

Cast: Farrah Fawcett , Paul Le Mat , Richard Masur , Grace Zabriskie , Penelope Milford , James Callahan ,

Director: Robert Greenwald

Genres: Drama

The Burning Bed (1984)

Release Date: January 1st, 1984|1 hr. 37 min.

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