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Darkness Before Dawn

Darkness Before Dawn

Air Date Rating Share Against the
Monday, February 15, 1993 13.1 20 3
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  • Season: 1992-93
  • Network: NBC
  • Genre: Drama
  • Category: Movies
  • Subject Matter: True Story, Addiction Story

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Plot Synopsis

Mary Ann Thompson, a nurse at a Las Vegas Clinic who is dependent on alcohol and drugs falls in love and marries a recovering heroin addict. The couple spiral down into an abyss of chemical dependency with brief attempts at sobriety. When she gives birth to a drug addicted baby she realizes she must leave her husband in order to save herself and child. With his wife gone he too finds the strength to clean up his act.


Production Company:

  • Diana Kerew Prods. Polone Co. IAW Hearst Ent.

Production Type:

  • Independent
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