The lives of a disparate group of contestants intertwine in an inhumanely grueling dance marathon.
At the behest of an old and dear friend, playwright Lillian Hellman undertakes a dangerous mission to smuggle funds into Nazi Germany.
A woman whose husband is fighting in Vietnam falls in love with another man who suffered a paralyzing combat injury there.
Norman is a curmudgeon with an estranged relationship with his daughter Chelsea. At Golden Pond, he and his wife nevertheless agree to care for Billy, the son of Chelsea's new boyfriend, and a most unexpected relationship blooms.