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Husband, a Wife and a Lover, A

Husband, a Wife and a Lover, A

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Sunday, March 17, 1996 13.9 23 1
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  • Season: 1995-96
  • Network: CBS
  • Genre: Drama
  • Category: Movies
  • Subject Matter: Family Drama, Forbidden Love, Medical/Disease/Mental Illness, True Story, Woman's Issue/Story

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Plot Synopsis

A hard working caterer and the mother of two college-age kids finally decides to leave her philandering, gambling husband. When he suffers a debilitating stroke, she agrees to take care of him but finds herself struggling to make ends meet. She befriends a benevolent and sympathetic mechanic, whose friendship soon turns to love, creating a romantic triangle when her new lover moves into their house. Tensions escalate when her ailing husband refuses to accept the conditions of the arrangement. Eventually they all make peace before the husband passes away.


Production Company:

  • Kushner-Locke, Patricia Clifford Prods., Tetrahedron Prods.

Production Type:

  • Independent
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