Darkness Before Dawn

Darkness Before Dawn

Director: John Patterson Cast: Meredith Baxter, Stephen Lang, Chelsea Hertford



Based on a true story, this made-for-television drama chronicles a couple's downward spiral into drug addiction. Meredith Baxter stars as Mary Ann Guard, a nurse who gets romantically involved with heroin abuser Guy Grand (Stephen Lang). Guy turns Mary Ann onto drugs and her once-stable life is suddenly out of control, with Mary Ann stealing from her hospital in order to support their habit. Her family decides to get her clean and get Guy out of her life by checking her into rehab. Mary Ann's rough road isn't over though, and she has to decide for herself which life she wants to lead.

Product Details

Release Date: 05/03/2005
UPC: 0030306767796
Original Release: 1993
Rating: NR
Source: Mpi Home Video
Time: 1:30:00

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Meredith Baxter Mary Ann Guard
Stephen Lang Guy Grand
Chelsea Hertford Jennifer
Alana Austin Mary Ann (age 9)
Gwynyth Walsh Sandra
Michael French Actor
L. Scott Caldwell Actor
Bill Applebaum Actor
Lee Tergesen Actor
Robert Desiderio Al Van Petten
Richard Grove Father
Kirsten Dunst Sandra (age 8)
Rusty Schwimmer Evelyn
Lora Staley Obstetrician
David Thompson Byron
Art Chudabala Kid
Frank Novak Security Guard
Earl Boen Justice of the Peace
Julie Ariola Nurse

Technical Credits
John Patterson Director
Karen Hall Screenwriter
Michael Ornstein Editor
Judith A. Polone Executive Producer
Peter Manning Robinson Score Composer
Kenneth Zunder Cinematographer

Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Opening Credits [6:07]
2. You Like Me? [6:19]
3. Keep Your Promise [5:25]
4. Got a Job? [5:50]
5. Where's the Money [6:20]
6. Hallucinating [8:13]
7. What's It Like? [9:09]
8. A Son [6:51]
9. I'm Fine [6:30]
10. Withdrawal [6:35]
11. I'm Clean [8:10]
12. You're Moving Out [7:27]
13. Suicide [8:16]
14. End Credits [1:22]

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