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The Dream Merchants (1980–1980)

TV Mini-series | 240 min | Drama

In Harold Robbins' fictional account of early Hollywood movie making, pioneer filmmaker Johnny Edge comes to Hollywood in the early 20th century with dreams and helps build the orange-grove community into an entertainment capital.
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Updated May 12, 1980

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1980 (United States)

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Mark Harmon
Johnny Edge Johnny Edge   See fewer
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Vincent Gardenia
Peter Kessler Peter Kessler   See fewer
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Morgan Fairchild
Dulcie Warren Dulcie Warren   See fewer
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Brianne Leary
Doris Kessler Doris Kessler   See fewer
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Robert Picardo
Mark Kessler Mark Kessler   See fewer
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Eve Arden
Coralee Coralee   See fewer
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Kaye Ballard
Esther Kessler Esther Kessler   See fewer
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Morgan Brittany
Astrid James Astrid James   See fewer
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Red Buttons
Bruce Benson Bruce Benson   See fewer
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Robert Culp
Henry Farnum Henry Farnum   See fewer
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Howard Duff
Charles Slade Charles Slade   See fewer
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José Ferrer
George Pappas George Pappas   See fewer
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Robert Goulet
Craig Warren Craig Warren   See fewer
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David Groh
Rocco Salvatore Rocco Salvatore   See fewer
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Fernando Lamas
Conrad Stillman Conrad Stillman   See fewer
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Ray Milland
Lawrence Radford Lawrence Radford   See fewer
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Jan Murray
Murray Tucker Murray Tucker   See fewer
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Chris Robinson
Zack Larsen Zack Larsen   See fewer
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Don 'Red' Barry
Capt. Casey Capt. Casey   See fewer
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Lola Mason
Harriet Farnum Harriet Farnum   See fewer
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George Petrie
Fraser Fraser   See fewer
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Seth Wagerman
Bobby Edge Bobby Edge   See fewer
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Lauren White
Thelma Benson Thelma Benson   See fewer
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Ray Young
Hansen Hansen   See fewer
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Chao Li Chi
Chinese Man Chinese Man   See fewer
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Jerry Daniels
Waiter Waiter   See fewer
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Paul 'Mousie' Garner
Baggy Pants Baggy Pants   See fewer
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Jeff Greenberg
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Michael Kostroff
Brooklyn A.D. Brooklyn A.D.   See fewer
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Marius Mazmanian
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Jade McCall
Man in Bar Man in Bar   See fewer
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Dorit Stevens
Helene Helene   See fewer
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Matthew Tobin
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6.5 / 10 | 141 votes