Plot & Details
Jonathan Kellerman's Edgar Allan Poe Award-winning novel When the Bough Breaks was evocatively adapted for the TV screen in 1986. Ted Danson plays a clinical psychologist, brought in to tend to an emotionally withdrawn little girl (Rachel Ticotin). There's a possibility that the child may have witnessed an unsolved double murder. As Danson and the girl draw closer, he becomes enmeshed in a homicidal conspiracy sparked by a clique of wealthy, well-connected men. Ted Danson also coproduced When the Bough Breaks.
- Genre(s): Crime and Mystery,Drama,Thriller
- Run Time: 100min.
- DVD Release Date: 03/29/2005
- Director(s): Waris Hussein
- Starring: Ted Danson , Richard Masur , Rachel Ticotin , David Huddleston , James Noble
- Themes: Witnessing a Crime,Doctors and Patients
- Tone: Ominous,Talky,Tense
- Keywords: killing, psychology, child, investigation, murder, witness
- Language: English