• Will There Really Be a Morning? (1983)

Will There Really Be a Morning? Poster

Release Date: 1983

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 30 min

Plot Summary
After she's discovered by a Hollywood agent in a Manhattan hotel, Seattle native Frances Farmer (Susan Blakely) rises to fame virtually overnight. Underappreciated by the studio machine that made her a star, Frances moves to New York to pursue more serious and challenging work. There, she meets and falls for radical playwright Clifford Odets (John Heard), and the two begin a doomed affair that sends her spiraling into what becomes a decades-long battle with alcoholism and schizophrenia.

Cast: Susan Blakely, Lee Grant, John Heard

Director: Fielder Cook

Genres: Biography