Picks and Pans Review: The $5.20 An Hour Dream

updated 01/28/1980 AT 01:00 AM EST

originally published 01/28/1980 AT 01:00 AM EST

CBS (9-11 p.m. ET)

Linda Lavin gives a gripping performance as a divorced factory worker who fights to join a previously all-male assembly line for the small raise it would mean. The similarity to the film Norma Rae, which co-starred Lavin's husband, Ron Leibman, may be coincidental.


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