Right to Die 35 years old

Emily Bauer (Raquel Welch) is a successful psychologist with a happy home life who is suddenly stricken with the dreaded neurological affliction ALS (aka "Lou Gehrig's Disease"). At first, she is determined to fight for her life, but as her conditions deteriorates and she becomes more of a human vegetable, Ms. Welch begs her husband (Michael Gross) to help her die.


Right to Die Cast

Name Character
Ed O'Neill He was 41, now 76 years old
Raquel Welch She was 46, now 82 years old as Emily Bauer
Cástulo Guerra He was 41, now 77 years old as Dr. Reuben Espinoza
Michael Gross He was 40, now 75 years old as Bob Bauer
Peter Michael Goetz He was 45, now 80 years old as Woodie Charris
Diane Salinger She was 36, now 71 years old as Betsy
Joanna Miles She was 47, now 82 years old as Catherine
Mark Shera He was 38, now 73 years old as Roger
Bonnie Bartlett She was 58, now 93 years old as Lillian

Right to Die Crew

Name Department
Bernd Heinl as Director of Photography. He was 39 (now 74) years old Camera
Paul Wendkos as Director. He was 61 (84) years old when He died Directing
Phil Penningroth as Writer. Writing
Karen Danaher-Dorr as Producer. Production
Don Ohlmeyer as Executive Producer. He was 42 (72) years old when He died Production
Patti Singer as Associate Producer. Production
Right to Die poster
Right to Die (35 years)

  • Release day: Wednesday, August 12, 1987