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A Fan's Notes (1972)

A writer has a mental breakdown, unable to deal with the society around him. Based on Frederick Exley's novel.

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Eric Till
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Cast

Credited cast:
Jerry Orbach ... Frederick Earl Exley
Patricia Collins ... Patience
Burgess Meredith ... Mr. Blue
Rosemary Murphy ... Moms
Conrad Bain ... Poppy
Haim Pekelis Haim Pekelis ... Motorcyclist
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jackie Burroughs ... Betty Blind
Douglas Campbell Douglas Campbell ... Paddy the Duke
Ken Camroux-Taylor ... (as Ken Camroux)
Allen Doremus Allen Doremus
Weston Gavin Weston Gavin
Linda Goranson ... Limpid
David Hughes David Hughes ... Avalon doctor
Ken James Ken James ... Joey, the bartender
Murray Matheson ... Clarke Institute doctor
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Storyline

A writer has a mental breakdown, unable to deal with the society around him. Based on Frederick Exley's novel.

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Fred Exley sneers at life. And vice versa ... See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Certificate:

R
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Details

Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 July 1972 (Canada) See more »

Also Known As:

Journal d'un fan See more »

Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA See more »

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Budget:

CAD800,000 (estimated)
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Coquihala See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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