Pipe Dreams 45 years old

Pipe Dreams is a 1976 film starring soul singer Gladys Knight in her acting debut as a woman who attempts to regain the love of her husband played by real-life spouse Barry Hankerson. In this drama, her husband must choose between reuniting with her or giving in to pressure of the local boss.


Pipe Dreams Cast

Name Character
Altovise Davis She was 33, 65 years old when she died as Lydia
Sally Kirkland She was 35, now 80 years old as Two-Street Betty
Frank McRae He was 32, now 78 years old as Moose
Wayne Tippit He was 43, 76 years old when he died as Mike Thompson
Bruce French He was 31, now 76 years old as The Duke
Gladys Knight She was 32, now 78 years old as Maria Wilson
Redmond Gleeson He was 41, now 87 years old as Hollow Legs
Barry Hankerson He was 30, now 76 years old as Rob Wilson
Sherry Bain She was 28, now 74 years old as Loretta
Carole Ita White She was 27, now 72 years old as Rosey Rottencrotch
Bobbie Shaw Chance as Slimey Sue
Arnold Johnson He was 70, 54 years old when he died as Johnny Monday
Lisa Leslie She was 4, now 49 years old as Maryalyce

Pipe Dreams Crew

Name Department
Robert Estrin as Editor. He was 34 (now 80) years old Editing
Dominic Frontiere as Original Music Composer. He was 45 (now 91) years old Sound
Stevan Larner as Director of Photography. He was 46 (75) years old when He died Camera
Stephen Verona as Director. He was 36 (78) years old when He died Directing
Stephen Verona as Writer. He was 36 (78) years old when He died Writing
Pipe Dreams (45 years)

  • Release day: Thursday, November 11, 1976
  • Runtime: 89 minutes