That Certain Summer

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  • Genre(s): Drama
  • Release year: 1972
  • Running time: 73 min
That Certain Summer is a 1972 American made-for-television drama film directed by Lamont Johnson. The teleplay by Richard Levinson and William Link was the first to deal sympathetically with homosexuality. Produced by Universal Television, it was... read more

That Certain Summer is a 1972 American made-for-television drama film directed by Lamont Johnson. The teleplay by Richard Levinson and William Link was the first to deal sympathetically with homosexuality. Produced by Universal Television, it was broadcast as an ABC Movie of the Week on November 1, 1972. A novelization of the film written by Burton Wohl was published by Bantam Books.

Original Release

11/01/1972

US Release

11/01/1972

Cast

Hal Holbrook Doug Salter
Martin Sheen Gary McCain / Gary McClain
Joe Don Baker Phil Bonner
Marlyn Mason Laureen Hyatt
Scott Jacoby Nick Salter
Hope Lange Janet Salter
James McEachin Mr. Early, the Conductor
Clarke Gordon Artist
Jan Shepard Jody Bonner
Carolyn Bueno Mrs. Michele
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Lamont Johnson

Writers

Richard Levinson, William Link

Cast

Hal Holbrook Doug Salter
Martin Sheen Gary McCain / Gary McClain
Joe Don Baker Phil Bonner
Marlyn Mason Laureen Hyatt
Scott Jacoby Nick Salter
Hope Lange Janet Salter
James McEachin Mr. Early, the Conductor
Clarke Gordon Artist
Jan Shepard Jody Bonner
Carolyn Bueno Mrs. Michele
Myron Natwick Man at Party
Patti MacLeod Woman

Producers

Editors

Edward M. Abroms

1973 Golden Globe Best Movie Made for TV Won
1973 Emmy Outstanding Single Program - Drama or Comedy Nominated
1973 Emmy Outstanding Single Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role Nominated
1973 Emmy Outstanding Single Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role Nominated
1973 Emmy Outstanding Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in Drama Won
1973 Emmy Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Drama - A Single Program Nominated
1973 Emmy Outstanding Writing Achievement in Drama - Original Teleplay Nominated
1973 Emmy Outstanding Achievement in Film Sound Mixing Nominated
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