The Slender Thread

  • 1965
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Based on an actual incident, this film has Poitier as a volunteer at a medical clinic who receives a call from distraught Bancroft, a married woman driven to take an overdose of sleeping pills. While Bancroft relates the events leading to her attempted suicide (mainly the treatment she has received as a result of her husband's discovery that he is not the...read more

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Cast

Credits

Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Stirling Silliphant
Source (1 Credit)
Producer (1 Credit)
Stephen Alexander
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Editor (1 Credit)
Thomas Stanford
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Art Director (2 Credits)
Hal Pereira
Jack Poplin
Set Decorator (2 Credits)
Joseph Kish
Robert R. Benton
Costumes (1 Credit)
Make Up (1 Credit)
Wally Westmore