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Anatomy of an Illness (1984)

Not Rated
TV Movie | 96 min | Drama

Biopic of Saturday Review editor and political journalist Norman Cousins who developed and promoted a self-made health therapy consisting of intake of large quantities of vitamin C and making oneself laugh as much as possible.
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Norman Cousins (book "Anatomy of an Illness as Perceived by the Patient") | Lawrence Roman (teleplay)
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Updated May 15, 1984

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May 15, 1984 (United States)

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Edward Asner
Norman Cousins Norman Cousins   See fewer
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Eli Wallach
Dr. William Hitzig Dr. William Hitzig   See fewer
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Millie Perkins
Ellen Cousins Ellen Cousins   See fewer
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David Ogden Stiers
Cleveland Amory Cleveland Amory   See fewer
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Lelia Goldoni
Mrs. Farelli Mrs. Farelli   See fewer
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Haunani Minn
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Claudia Wells
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Lenora May
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Reid Smith
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Allen Williams
Wallace Wallace   See fewer
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Michael Fairman
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Matthew Faison
Dr. Barrett Dr. Barrett   See fewer
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Robert Phalen
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Lillian Lehman
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Thom Bray
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F.J. O'Neil
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Barbara Jane Edelman
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Gaya T. Trombley
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Peter Wise
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6.5 / 10 | 86 votes