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Consenting Adult (1985)

TV Movie | 100 min | Drama

Young and shy Jeff discovers his attraction to men. After struggling with himself he comes out to his parents. His mum eventually listens to him and tries to understand his feelings, but his dad would rather die, leaving a mother, her son,...See moreYoung and shy Jeff discovers his attraction to men. After struggling with himself he comes out to his parents. His mum eventually listens to him and tries to understand his feelings, but his dad would rather die, leaving a mother, her son, and his friend to work out the things Jeff and his dad never had the courage to discuss. Written by Christian Fieres See less
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Laura Z. Hobson (based on the novel by) | John McGreevey (teleplay)
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Updated Feb 4, 1985

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Feb 4, 1985 (United States)

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Marlo Thomas
Tess Lynd Tess Lynd   See fewer
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Martin Sheen
Ken Lynd Ken Lynd   See fewer
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Barry Tubb
Jeff Lynd Jeff Lynd   See fewer
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Talia Balsam
Margie Margie   See fewer
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Ben Piazza
Dr. Mark Waldo Dr. Mark Waldo   See fewer
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John Terlesky
Pete Roberts Pete Roberts   See fewer
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Corinne Camacho
Claire (as Corinne Michaels) Claire (as Corinne Michaels)   See fewer
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Richard Sargent
Pat Malone Pat Malone   See fewer
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Thomas Peacocke
Dr. Daniels Dr. Daniels   See fewer
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Moira Walley-Beckett
Sue Wister (as Moira Walley) Sue Wister (as Moira Walley)   See fewer
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Dave Sayer
Counterman Counterman   See fewer
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James Brown
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7.4 / 10 | 353 votes