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The Slender Thread

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 38 min.

Plot Summary
As a volunteer at a crisis center, Alan Newell (Sidney Poitier) is working the late shift when he hears from a desperate woman named Inga Dyson (Anne Bancroft) who has attempted to overdose on sleeping pills. As Alan tries to keep Inga on the line, Detective Judd Ridley (Edward Asner) and Dr. Joe Coburn (Telly Savalas), a psychiatrist, both become involved in the increasingly tense situation. While they try to determine Inge's location in order to save her, time is quickly running out.

Cast: Sidney Poitier , Anne Bancroft , Telly Savalas , Steven Hill , Indus Arthur , Greg Jarvis , Robert Hoy , John Benson

Director: Sydney Pollack

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Paramount Pictures

The Slender Thread (1965)

Release Date: December 23rd, 1965|1 hr. 38 min.

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