American Playhouse TV Show Watchlist

American Playhouse

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One of PBS's most distinguished series, mounting superb dramas and musicals by the likes of (to name just a few) Eugene O'Neill, John Cheever, Lanford Wilson, Mark Twain, Thornton Wilder, James Baldwin and Stephen Sondheim. Perhaps the most memorable (and (more…)

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Season 4, Episode 7 The Joy That Kills

"The Joy That Kills" centers on a woman (Frances Conroy) who lives vicariously through her husband's tales of travel and slides of faraway places. Brently: Jeffrey DeMunn. Dr. LeBrun: Patrick Horgan. Maggie: Rosalind Cash.