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Bill (1981)
TV Movie | 97 min | Biography, Drama

Bill Sackter, a intellectually disabled man, ventures out into the world for the first time, having spent most of his life in a dreary inner city institution. He is taken in by a kind family and learns for the first time in his life what ...See moreBill Sackter, a intellectually disabled man, ventures out into the world for the first time, having spent most of his life in a dreary inner city institution. He is taken in by a kind family and learns for the first time in his life what it means to love. Written by See less
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Director
Anthony Page (directed by)
Writers
Corey Blechman (teleplay by) | Barry Morrow (story by)
Producer
Mel Stuart (produced by)
Composer
William Kraft (music by)
Cinematographer
Editor
George Hively (edited by)
Casting Directors
Howard Feuer (casting by) | Jeremy Ritzer (casting by) | Randy Stone (casting: Los Angeles)
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Updated Dec 22, 1981

Release date
Dec 22, 1981 (United States)

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30 cast members
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Mickey Rooney
Bill Sackter Bill Sackter   See fewer
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Dennis Quaid
Barry Morrow Barry Morrow   See fewer
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Largo Woodruff
Beverly Morrow Beverly Morrow   See fewer
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Anna Maria Horsford
Ms. Marge Keating Ms. Marge Keating   See fewer
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Harry Goz
Dr. Tom Walz Dr. Tom Walz   See fewer
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Kathleen Maguire
Mrs. Florence Archer Mrs. Florence Archer   See fewer
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Raymond Serra
Harry (as Ray Serra) Harry (as Ray Serra)   See fewer
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Jenny Rebecca Dweir
Amy Hill (as Jenny Dweir) Amy Hill (as Jenny Dweir)   See fewer
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Breon Gorman
Children's Teacher Children's Teacher   See fewer
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George Hamlin
Mr. Robert Morrow Mr. Robert Morrow   See fewer
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Katharine Balfour
Mrs. Morrow (as Katherine Balfour) Mrs. Morrow (as Katherine Balfour)   See fewer
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Cordis Heard
Arlene Arlene   See fewer
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Lotte Palfi Andor
Ida Miller (as Lotta Palfi-Andor) Ida Miller (as Lotta Palfi-Andor)   See fewer
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Phil Oxnam
Dr. Riis Dr. Riis   See fewer
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William G. Schilling
Professor Rush (as Bill Schilling) Professor Rush (as Bill Schilling)   See fewer
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John Ridge
Santa Claus Santa Claus   See fewer
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Philip Levy
Mugger Mugger   See fewer
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John Eric Bentley
Cop (as John Bentley) Cop (as John Bentley)   See fewer
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Billy Stulberg
Bartender Bartender   See fewer
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John Towey
Denby Denby   See fewer
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Ron Faber
Jenkins Jenkins   See fewer
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Tony Turco
Dr. Peters Dr. Peters   See fewer
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Steve Levitt
Student Student   See fewer
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Carrick Glenn
Coed (as Carrick Glen) Coed (as Carrick Glen)   See fewer
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Bill Winkler
Intern Intern   See fewer
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Laurie Robyn
Girl on Santa's Knee Girl on Santa's Knee   See fewer
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Christopher Aber
Hospital patient (uncredited) Hospital patient (uncredited)   See fewer
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Barry Morrow
Narrator (voice) (uncredited) Narrator (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.9 / 10 | 743 votes