Director Daniel Petrie's riveting drama stars Sally Field in an Emmy-winning turn as New York City teacher Sybil Dorsett, who has developed multiple personalities as a result of physical and emotional childhood abuse. To blot out memories that continue to haunt her, Sybil manifests at least 16 distinct personas. Joanne Woodward portrays the compassionate psychiatrist who helps Sybil come to grips with her harrowing past.
Runtime: 100 minutes
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Sybil Christopher (27 March 1929 – 7 March 2013)1 was a Welsh actress, theatre director, and founder of popular celebrity New York nightclub “Arthur”. She first came into the public eye as the first wife of Richard Burton.
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Christopher had two daughters with Richard Burton, Katherine “Kate” Burton (born 10 September 1957) and Jessica Burton (born 1959). In 1966, she married Jordan Christopher, a singer and actor, and the couple raised his daughter and had another child, Amy Christopher (born May 1967).
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