Picks and Pans Review: FDR—the Last Year

updated 05/19/1980 AT 01:00 AM EDT

originally published 05/19/1980 AT 01:00 AM EDT

NBC (8-11 p.m. ET)

Jason Robards is again masterful, this time as the ailing President, but Eileen Heckart almost upstages him as Eleanor, a woman committed to her causes yet helpless in dealing with her husband. Kim Hunter's performance as Lucy Rutherford, FDR's presumed mistress, adds spice.

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