Picks and Pans Review: A Rainy Day

UPDATED 06/15/1981 at 01:00 AM EDT Originally published 06/15/1981 at 01:00 AM EDT

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In this sweet short, Mariette Hartley abandons her simple Texas roots to become a movie star, then returns to make a Nancy Friday-ish discovery: "My mother, myself." Actress Beth (Gentle Ben) Brick-ell wrote, produced, directed and co-edited the semiautobiographical film.


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