The Skin of Our Teeth (1983) - Rotten Tomatoes

The Skin of Our Teeth (1983)





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The cast of the Old Globe Theater's acclaimed early-'80s revival of Thornton Wilder's Pulitzer Prize-winning classic reunited to re-create their roles for this made-for-TV production, taped for PBS's anthology series American Playhouse. The Skin of Our Teeth follows the often funny and occasionally tragic circumstances of the Antrobus family, who have learned to persevere and even thrive through any number of natural and personal crises, including war, flood, disease, and even a plague of locusts. The distinguished cast of The Skin of Our Teeth includes Blair Brown, Rue McClanahan, Harold Gould, Sada Thompson, Larry Drake, and John Houseman.


Monique Fowler
as Gladys Antrobus
Jeffrey Combs
as Henry Antrobus
Rue McClanahan
as Fortune Teller
Sada Thompson
as Mrs. Antrobus
Harold Gould
as Mr. Antrobus
John Houseman
as Network Newscaster
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