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Comedy Drama 19651h 38mOn: Rent or Buy Only Tags: Drug Technology Country: America

Alan is a Seattle college student volunteering at a crisis center. One night when at the clinic alone, a woman calls up the number and tells Alan that she needs to talk to someone. She informs Alan she took a load of pills, and he secretly tries to get help. During this time, he learns more about the woman, her family life, and why she wants to die. Can Alan get the cavalry to save her in time before it's too late?The Slender Thread featuring Sidney Poitier and Anne Bancroft is available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, available for rent or purchase on Prime Video, and 1 other. It's a comedy and drama movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.0 (2,066 votes).

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Sydney Pollack


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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 1 other).

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#21,372 Ranked Movie

#464 Ranked in Technology Movies

#840 Ranked in Drug Movies

#13064 Ranked in Drama Movies

The Slender Thread has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.0 (2,066 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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