Review: ‘Marilu’

Deception is the key element in the early-1960s, Dublin-set "A Man of No Importance." While it initially reveals itself as a larkish, romantic ode to a bygone time, it evolves darker tones and comes perilously close to full-bore tragedy by fade-out. Commercially, it's an uneasy mix, requiring very special handling to reach a niche audience. Critical response will play a crucial part in acceptance internationally.

Marilu

(Mon. (12), 9-10 a.m., KNBC-TV)

Production

Taped in Los Angeles by Group W Prods. Inc. in association with Perpetual Motion Inc. Executive producers, Marilu Henner, Robert Lieberman, Mary Ellen DiPrisco; producers, Catherine Abraham, Richard D. Arredondo, Jill Brevda, Terri J. Davis, Kathleen O'Neill, Michelle Anton, Dawn Stein; director, Sandi F. Fullerton; production designer, William R. Foster.

Crew

Music, George Duke.

Cast

Host: Marilu Henner.
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