Mini series that follows a family, a year after the death of the matriarch. Her husband tries to cope by cycling. And one of the daughters is going through a rough patch in her second ... See full summary »
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1986  
Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Richard Kiley ...  Joe Gardner 3 episodes, 1986
Trey Ames Trey Ames ...  David Sisk 3 episodes, 1986
Adam Arkin ...  Jim Eisenberg 3 episodes, 1986
Jayne Atkinson ...  Lindley Gardner Eisenberg 3 episodes, 1986
David Oliver ...  Sam Gardner 3 episodes, 1986
Sarah Jessica Parker ...  Kay Erickson 3 episodes, 1986
Amanda Peterson ...  Sunny Sisk 3 episodes, 1986
Wendy Phillips ...  Anne Gardner Maxwell 3 episodes, 1986
Morgan Stevens ...  Jack Gardner 3 episodes, 1986
Scott Paulin ...  Glenn Maxwell 3 episodes, 1986
Eva Marie Saint ...  Ruth Gardner 3 episodes, 1986
Zevi Wolmark Zevi Wolmark ...  Tyler Davis 3 episodes, 1986
Jennifer Cooke ...  Debbie Nesbit 2 episodes, 1986
Karen Landry ...  Roseanne 2 episodes, 1986
Daniel McDonald ...  Eric Castle 2 episodes, 1986
Diana Muldaur ...  Dr. Alice Foley 2 episodes, 1986
Doug Mears Doug Mears ...  Steve 2 episodes, 1986
Pepe Serna ...  Carlos 2 episodes, 1986
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Mini series that follows a family, a year after the death of the matriarch. Her husband tries to cope by cycling. And one of the daughters is going through a rough patch in her second marriage. And the other daughter is about to give birth. And one son is still trying to find himself. And the younger son is engaged but when he meets a girl who makes him feel things he doesn't feel for his fiancée. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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Country:

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Language:

English

Release Date:

15 December 1986 (USA) See more »

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A Year in the Life See more »

Filming Locations:

Edmonds, Washington, USA See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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Loved this show!
5 June 2004 | by Breneah101See all my reviews

If anyone has tapes that they can make I would love to pay for them. This was my ultimate favorite show back in the eighties when it was on. I was just a teenager then but had such a crush at the time on Trey Ames! I also was a big fan of Amanda Peterson. I wish this show would have launched their careers among many others as well on the show. I sure do wonder what happened to Trey Ames and Amanda Peterson. I wish another network would pick it up. I know it was only one season but so was "My So-Called Life" and that has been picked up and the episodes aired on other networks. I just saw it the other night on a cable channel. "A Year in the Life" had an excellent cast and was excellently written/directed. Shows don't come around like this very often. I miss it and hope to see it on TV at some point in the future.


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