That Certain Summer (1972) - Rotten Tomatoes

That Certain Summer (1972)





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Movie Info

In this landmark TV movie, Hal Holbrook stars as a middle-aged divorced man whose son Scott Jacoby cannot understand his parents' split. During a visit, Jacoby meets his father's "best friend," Martin Sheen. Holbrook finds he can no longer hide the truth from his son: Sheen is Holbrook's male lover.


Hal Holbrook
as Doug Salter
Scott Jacoby
as Nick Salter
Martin Sheen
as Gary McClain
Hope Lange
as Janet Salter
Joe Don Baker
as Phil Bonner
Marlyn Mason
as Laureen Hyatt
James McEachin
as Mr. Early
Jan Shepard
as Jody Bonner
Carolyn Bueno
as Mrs. Michele
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Critic Reviews for That Certain Summer

All Critics (1)

This movie explored its subject with sensitivity and honesty.

April 28, 2020 | Full Review…

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