A Cry for Help Poster

Release Date: 1975

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 18 min

Plot Summary
Harry Freeman (Robert Culp) is a cynical radio host whose act involves insulting his audience. When he receives a call from an alarmingly anxious teenage girl who threatens to commit suicide, he mocks the situation as usual. But then he realizes the suicide threat is no joke. Freeman rushes to the airwaves to do something out of character: implore his listeners for help. The deejay and his audience work together to find the suicidal young woman before she honors her threat.

Cast: Robert Culp, Elayne Heilveil, Ken Swofford, Julius Harris, Chuck McCann, Michael Lerner, Bruce Boxleitner, Lee de Broux

Director: Daryl Duke

Genres: Drama

Keywords: 1970s, Pursuit, Tense, Engaging, Rescue