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A rehearsal is disrupted when six figures mysteriously appear on the stage, claiming to be fictional characters from an unfinished play searching for an author to tell their tragic story. An adaptation of the classic Luigi Pirandello play, updated to take place in a 1970s television studio.

  1. Stacy Keach

    Director

  2. Luigi Pirandello

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. John Houseman

    John Houseman

    The Director

  2. Andy Griffith

    Andy Griffith

    The Father

  3. Julie Adams

    Julie Adams

    The Mother

  4. Beverly Todd

    Beverly Todd

    The Stepdaughter

  5. James Keach

    James Keach

    The Son

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Six Characters in Search of An Author

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Status Released

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  • October 14, 1976
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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 36m

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