Rhoda (1974–1978)
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Brenda Runs Away 

TV-PG | | Comedy | Episode aired 1978
In the lead up to Brenda and Benny's wedding whenever it may be, Brenda seems to be bombarded on all sides by people figuring out her life for her. First, Ida and she have a disagreement on... See full summary »

Director:

Tony Mordente

Writers:

James L. Brooks (created by), Allan Burns (created by) | 5 more credits »

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Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
Valerie Harper ... Rhoda Morgenstern
Julie Kavner ... Brenda Morgenstern
Kenneth McMillan ... Jack Doyle
Ray Buktenica ... Benny Goodwin
Joseph V. Perry Joseph V. Perry ... Carpenter (as Joseph Perry)
Florida Friebus ... Mrs. Swensen
Lorenzo Music Lorenzo Music ... Carlton the Doorman (voice) (as L. Music)
Nancy Walker ... Ida Morgenstern
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In the lead up to Brenda and Benny's wedding whenever it may be, Brenda seems to be bombarded on all sides by people figuring out her life for her. First, Ida and she have a disagreement on the wedding dress, Ida wanting something more traditional, while Brenda wants a simple every day dress. Second, Benny has news that he has found a house for them after their marriage, they sharing it with another couple on Staten Island. Third, Ida offers Brenda and Benny a trip to Israel, complete with a meeting with Golda Meir, for their honeymoon. And finally, Benny has arranged for Brenda to join him in the Goodwin family plot after their passing. Brenda is overwhelmed enough in the battles in which she knows what she wants, but is totally drowning in those decisions about which she has no idea yet what she wants. By the early light of morning, Brenda is nowhere to be found, she having run away from all these problems. Rhoda, Ida and Benny have to figure out where she went, and if they can what... Written by Huggo

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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Swedish

Release Date:

1978 (USA) See more »

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MTM Enterprises See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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