The Loneliest Runner
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The Loneliest Runner
Actor/writer/director Michael Landon revived an unpleasant chapter in his own past in his teleplay for The Loneliest Runner. Landon's alter ego, 13-year-old John Curtis, is played by Lance Kerwin. Young John is a chronic bedwetter, a fact that his overbearing mother (DeAnne Mears) attributes to "laziness." As if John's problem isn't humiliating enough within the confines of his own home, his mother exacerbates the problem by telling everyone she knows about her boy's affliction -- even to the extent of displaying his sheets from his bedroom window. Tortured by guilt… More