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Desperate Lives (1982)





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In this made-for-TV film, a high-school counselor (Joyce Brothers) faces ineffectual help from administration in combating drugs, so she recruits several students to help in the battle.


Diana Scarwid
as Eileen Phillips
Doug McKeon
as Scott Cameron
Diane Ladd
as Carol Cameron
Helen Hunt
as Sandy Cameron
Tom Atkins
as John Cameron
Sam Bottoms
as Ken Baynes
William Windom
as Dr. Jarvis
Joyce Brothers
as Mrs. Watson
Tricia Cast
as Susan Garber
Michele Greene
as Julie Jordan
Terry Alexander
as Robert Walsh
Ralph Meyering Jr.
as Frank Cramer
Gail Oda
as Kathy
Michael Cummings
as Brad Davis
Joey Green
as Howard
Matt Burke
as Paramedic
Jim Eldert
as Cheerleader
Noel P. Scott
as Frisbee Thrower
William Vincent Kulak
as 2nd Paramedic
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