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Once in a Lifetime (1994)

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

Millions adored Daphne Fields, for she shared their passion, their pain, their joy, and their sorrow. America's most popular novelist remained a closed book. She hides many secrets. The husband and daughter she lost in a fire. The son who ...See moreMillions adored Daphne Fields, for she shared their passion, their pain, their joy, and their sorrow. America's most popular novelist remained a closed book. She hides many secrets. The husband and daughter she lost in a fire. The son who barely survived it and would be deaf forever. The victories, the defeats, the challenges of facing life as a woman alone and helping her son meet the challenges of his handicap. A strong woman, she would not accept defeat, or help from anyone- until she found she could no longer face it alone. Written by Pamela See less
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Syrie Astrahan James (teleplay) | Danielle Steel (novel "Once in a Lifetime")
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Kees Van Oostrum (as Kees van Oostrum)
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Updated Feb 15, 1994

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Feb 15, 1994 (United States)

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20 cast members
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Lindsay Wagner
Daphne Fields Daphne Fields   See fewer
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Barry Bostwick
Dr. Matthew Dane Dr. Matthew Dane   See fewer
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Duncan Regehr
Justin Wakefield Justin Wakefield   See fewer
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Amy Aquino
Barbara Barbara   See fewer
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Rex Smith
Jeffrey Fields Jeffrey Fields   See fewer
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Fran Bennett
Dr. Liz Wells Dr. Liz Wells   See fewer
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Debra Sullivan
Harriet Harriet   See fewer
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Michael Mitz
Howard Howard   See fewer
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Michael Laskin
the Pediatrician the Pediatrician   See fewer
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Nicholas Petrie
Andrew (Age 4) Andrew (Age 4)   See fewer
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Dawn Jeffory
Counselor for the Deaf (as Dawn Jeffory-Nelson) Counselor for the Deaf (as Dawn Jeffory-Nelson)   See fewer
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Spencer Garbett
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Orlee Kenner
the Older Girl the Older Girl   See fewer
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Clara Bryant
the Little Girl the Little Girl   See fewer
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Helaine Lembeck
the Mother the Mother   See fewer
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Bret Culpepper
Kit (the Stuntman) (uncredited) Kit (the Stuntman) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Manny Twofeathers
Native American dancer (uncredited) Native American dancer (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.3 / 10 | 316 votes