That Certain Summer (1972)

11/01/1972 (US) TV MovieDrama 1h 13m


The first US teleplay to deal sympathetically with homosexuality. Divorced San Francisco contractor Doug Salter is looking forward to a summer visit from his fourteen-year-old son Nick, who lives in Los Angeles with his mother Janet. The boy does not know that his father is gay and committed to Gary McClain, his life partner of several years.

  1. Lamont Johnson


  2. Richard Levinson


  3. William Link


Top Billed Cast

  1. Hal Holbrook

    Hal Holbrook

    Doug Salter

  2. Martin Sheen

    Martin Sheen

    Gary McCain

  3. Joe Don Baker

    Joe Don Baker

    Phil Bonner

  4. Marlyn Mason

    Marlyn Mason

    Laureen Hyatt

  5. Scott Jacoby

    Scott Jacoby

    Nick Salter

  6. Hope Lange

    Hope Lange

    Janet Salter

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That Certain Summer
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