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Release Date: 1984

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 5 min

Plot Summary
This drama, based on a real-life story, focuses on New York City doctor Harold Lear (James Garner), who suffers two severe heart attacks while still in his 50s. While double-bypass surgery helps temporarily, Harold's condition still declines, leading his dedicated wife, Martha (Mary Tyler Moore), to become his staunch advocate as a patient. Though Martha is intent on ensuring top-notch care for her husband, she is also there for him emotionally, providing invaluable support.

Cast: Mary Tyler Moore, James Garner, Sam Wanamaker, Wendy Crewson, David Gardner, Carl Marotte

Director: Glenn Jordan

Genres: Documentary

Keywords: Hospital, Husband, Wife, 1980s, Marriage, Love, Doctor, Moving, New York City, Emotional

Awards

Nominated Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie
Nominated Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
Nominated Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television