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The President's Mistress (1978)

Not Rated | | Drama, Mystery, Thriller | TV Movie 10 February 1978
When Ben Morton investigates the mysterious death of his beautiful sister, he is unaware that he is opening up a web of political intrigue and deception involving the President of the United States.

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Tom Lazarus (teleplay), Patrick Anderson (based on the novel by)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Beau Bridges ... Ben Morton
Susan Blanchard ... Margaret 'Mugsy' Evans
Joel Fabiani ... Jim Gilkrest
Larry Hagman ... Ed Murphy
Don Porter ... Craig
Thalmus Rasulala ... Lieutenant Gordon
Gail Strickland ... Gwen Bowers
Titos Vandis ... Anatoly
Karen Grassle ... The President's Mistress / Donna Morton
Michael Bell ... Bradley
Janice Carroll Janice Carroll ... Jan
Patricia Wilson Patricia Wilson ... Claire Whitmore
Richard Balin Richard Balin ... Bill Kincaid
Gregory Gaye ... Josef (as Gregory Gay)
John J. Fox John J. Fox ... Phil - Doorman (as John S. Fox)
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When Ben Morton investigates the mysterious death of his beautiful sister, he is unaware that he is opening up a web of political intrigue and deception involving the President of the United States.

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Could the President's mistress be a spy? See more »


Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 February 1978 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Amante do Presidente See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The name of the American President's yacht was "GETAWAY II". See more »

Goofs

A letter on a hall stand @ 1:05:00 indicates the spelling of Gilkrest should be Gilkrist. See more »

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Opening credits prologue: MOSCOW KGB HEADQUARTERS See more »

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