Synopsis by Bernadette McCallion
Actor Sam Wanamaker directed this made-for-television drama about an abduction with a twist. When a disabled news vendor kidnaps a wealthy girl in an effort to get ransom money, he unexpectedly finds the emotionally disturbed young woman falling in love with him. The film was adapted from Oscar Saul's novel The Dark Side of Love.
rescue, friendship, gangster, kidnapping, one-against-odds, paraplegic, pregnancy, runaway [from home], socialite, victim