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Drying Up the Streets

1978
1h 30m
Drama
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Cast

Don Francks (Pete Brennan)Len Cariou (Larry)Sarah Torgov (Anne)Calvin Butler (Jim)August Schellenberg (Nick)Jayne Eastwood (Sheila)Frank Moore (Sam)Jacques Hubert (Marcel)Warren Davis (Mr. Smith)Laurie J. Brown (Ellen)J.P. Linton (Al)Kurt Schiegl (Wrestler)Hugh Webster (Doc)Bob Warner (Older Cop)Tom Butler (Younger Cop)Robert Haley (Suburban Husband)Sharry Flett (Nurse)Sue Foster (Go-Go Girl)

Director

Robin Spry

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Synopsis

''They're drying up the street'' is a slang term wich means that the police are stopping the supply of heroin from reaching street addicts. A heroin addict, while in hospital after a severe overdose, is visited by an RCMP officer, who wants to make a deal - they will help him find the daughter he lost when he became an addict if he will help them break up a drug importing operation. (CBC TV-DRAMA)

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