The Slender Thread (1965)

Genre : Drama
  
Format:  The Slender Thread DVD 
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Sydney Pollack made his film directorial debut with this compelling drama. When a distraught woman (Anne Bancroft) calls a crisis center hotline after overdosing on pills, a volunteer worker (Sidney Poitier) must try to keep her on the phone while a race against the clock to locate her begins. With Telly Savalas, Steven Hill, Ed Asner. 98 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo.
Academy Award ®
Nominee: Best Interior Decoration (B&W), Best Costume Design (B&W)
 
SKU: D09211
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