Without Warning: The James Brady Story

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  • Genre(s): Drama
  • Release year: 1991
  • Running time: 90 min
Without Warning: The James Brady Story is a 1991 American television film directed by Michael Toshiyuki Uno and starring Beau Bridges as James Brady, the White House Press Secretary who was shot during the attempted assassination of President Ronald Reagan in 1981. read more
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Without Warning: The James Brady Story is a 1991 American television film directed by Michael Toshiyuki Uno and starring Beau Bridges as James Brady, the White House Press Secretary who was shot during the attempted assassination of President Ronald Reagan in 1981. The film is based on Mollie Dickenson's 1987 biography about Brady titled Thumbs Up.

Original Release

06/16/1991

Cast

Beau Bridges James Brady
Joan Allen Sarah Brady
David Strathairn Doctor Art Kobrine
Bryan Clark Ronald Reagan
Steven Flynn John Hinckley
Gary Grubbs Larry 'Catfish' Speakes
Susan Brown Nancy Reagan
Christine Healy Ruth
Timothy Landfield Bob
Alan Ackles Journalist
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Michael Toshiyuki Uno

Writers

Mollie Dickenson, Robert Bolt

Cast

Beau Bridges James Brady
Joan Allen Sarah Brady
David Strathairn Doctor Art Kobrine
Bryan Clark Ronald Reagan
Steven Flynn John Hinckley
Gary Grubbs Larry 'Catfish' Speakes
Susan Brown Nancy Reagan
Christine Healy Ruth
Timothy Landfield Bob
Alan Ackles Journalist
Jack Adams Sanders
Tyrees Allen FBI Agent
Rosemary Baxter Therapist Wynne
Gerry Becker Detective
James Belcher Deaver
Rutherford Cravens Reporter
Blue Deckert Delivery Man
Eric Glenn Nurse Peckinpah
Nik Hagler Walsh
Melanie Haynes Reporter

Producers

Steve Norris Executive Producer
David Puttnam Executive Producer
Fred Berner Producer
Alma Kutruff Producer

Editors

Peter C. Frank

1992 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television Won
1992 Emmy Outstanding Individual Achievement in Writing in a Miniseries or a Special Nominated
1992 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Special Won
1992 Emmy Outstanding Made for Television Movie Nominated
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