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Film Actress Gena Rowlands

Rowlands won acclaim for her performance in "A Woman Under the Influence" and "Gloria." She collaborated with her late husband, actor/screenwriter/and director, John Cassavetes for thirty years. Now Rowlands stars in the new film "Unhook the Stars," in which she plays Mildred, a middle-aged woman who finds herself at a crucial turning point in her life. The film was written and directed by Rowland's son, Nick Cassavetes, and just went into wide distribution. (REBROADCAST FROM 12/2/96.)

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Other segments from the episode on February 14, 1997

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, February 14, 1997: Interview with Gena Rowlans; Commentary on ex-partners becoming friends; Review of the film "Absolute Power."

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