First You Cry (1978)

Genres - Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Biopic [feature], Medical Drama  |   Release Date - Nov 8, 1978 (USA - Unknown)  |   Run Time - 104 min.  |   Countries - United States  |   MPAA Rating - NR
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This made-for-TV movie was based on NBC correspondent Betty Rollin's book about her own mastectomy. Mary Tyler Moore plays Rollins, who discovers after her breast surgery that her "loving" husband is a cad who can't withstand the pressure of living with a woman in dire need of emotional support.



breast, cancer, disease, journalism, mastectomy, terminal-illness