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The Boy in the Plastic Bubble (1976)

PG
TV Movie | 96 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

The girl next door makes a teen born with immune deficiencies want to leave his germ-free bubble.
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Writers
Douglas Day Stewart (teleplay) (story) | Joe Morgenstern (story) (as Joseph Morgenstern)
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Cinematographer
Archie R. Dalzell (as Arch Dalzell)
Editor
John McSweeney Jr. (as John F. McSweeney)
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Updated Nov 12, 1976

Release date
Nov 12, 1976 (United States)

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24 cast members
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John Travolta
Tod Lubitch Tod Lubitch   See fewer
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Glynnis O'Connor
Gina Biggs Gina Biggs   See fewer
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Robert Reed
Johnny Lubitch Johnny Lubitch   See fewer
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Diana Hyland
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Karen Morrow
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Howard Platt
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Buzz Aldrin
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Ralph Bellamy
Dr. Gunther Dr. Gunther   See fewer
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John Friedrich
Roy Slater Roy Slater   See fewer
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Kelly Ward
Tom Shuster Tom Shuster   See fewer
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Skip Lowell
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John Megna
Smith Smith   See fewer
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Darrell Zwerling
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P.J. Soles
Deborah Deborah   See fewer
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Timothy Himes
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Victor Brandt
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Hilda Haynes
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Jack McLaughlin-Gray
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Erna Foxworth
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Karri Kirsch
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Kimberly Kirsch
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Seth Wagerman
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Anne Ramsey
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5.7 / 10 | 4,137 votes