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Daddy (1991)

TV-PG | | Drama, Romance | TV Movie 23 October 1991
After twenty years of marriage, a man starts over with his children after his wife leaves him in order to "find herself."

Director:

Michael Miller

Writers:

Danielle Steel (novel), L. Virginia Browne (teleplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Patrick Duffy ... Oliver Watson
Kate Mulgrew ... Sarah Watson
John Anderson ... George Watson
Ben Affleck ... Ben Watson
Jenny Lewis ... Melissa Watson
Matthew Lawrence ... Sam Watson
Robyn Peterson ... Daphne Hutchinson
Richard McKenzie ... Jeremy Bosworth
Lynda Carter ... Charlotte Sampson
Georgia Emelin ... Bobbi
Gloria Dorson Gloria Dorson ... Phyllis Watson
Mimi Cozzens ... Margaret Porter
Peter Hansen ... Doctor
Marjorie Lovett ... Agnes Feighan
D. Paul Thomas D. Paul Thomas ... Minister
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After twenty years of marriage, a man starts over with his children after his wife leaves him in order to "find herself."

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Drama | Romance

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 October 1991 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Danielle Steel's 'Daddy' See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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This television film has two cast members who are known for their roles of DC comic book characters. Lynda Carter portrayed Diana Prince and the title character on Wonder Woman (1975) and Ben Affleck performs as Bruce Wayne/Batman for the "Justice League" film franchise beginning with Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016). See more »

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Patrick Duffy is in front of the grandfather clock while talking with Lynda Carter and is about to leave through the front door. The shadow of a boom mic is visible above his head. See more »

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An excellent movie with true-to-life emotions.
10 December 1999 | by dnwalkerSee all my reviews

It's heart-warming to see a movie that doesn't bash males. In this one the wife/mother leaves her family to "get in touch" with herself - or pursue her libido. The father stays with and nurtures the kids, letting neither his work nor his love life interfere with his love of and responsibility to them.


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