The Greatest Thing That Almost Happened (1977)

10/26/1977 (US) Drama 1h 40m
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Just before a championship basketball tournament, a teenage athlete learns that he has leukemia.

  1. Gilbert Moses


  2. Donald Robertson


  3. Peter S. Beagle


Top Billed Cast

  1. Jimmie Walker

    Jimmie Walker

    Morris Bird III

  2. James Earl Jones

    James Earl Jones

    Morris Bird, Jr.

  3. Debbie Allen

    Julie Sutton

  4. Tamu Blackwell

    Sandra Bird

  5. Valerie Curtin

    Valerie Curtin

    Miss Goldfarb

  6. Kevin Hooks

    Kevin Hooks

    Hoover Sissle

  7. Sorrell Booke

    Sorrell Booke


  8. Darrell Zwerling

    Darrell Zwerling

    Dr. Brimson

  9. Sam Laws

    Sam Laws


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Original Language English

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