American Playhouse

  • 1982
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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 controversial) presentation: `Armistead Maupin's Tales of the City,' which won a Peabody Award.

Season 4, Episode 8 Overdrawn at the Memory Bank

First Aired: February 4, 1985

"Overdrawn at the Memory Bank," a tale set in a futuristic society, follows a bored computer worker (Raul Julia) who finds the movie "Casablanca" in a restricted cinema file. Apollonia: Linda Griffiths. Fat Man/Chairman: Donald C. Moore. Felicia/Lola: Wanda Cannon.

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