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I wonder if you would please help me with the title of a movie? The plot is about a young man who unknowingly changes reality is being treated by a psychiatrist . To secure peace he creates an alien take-over by creatures that look like turtles on two legs. To eliminate racism, because his girlfriend is black, he makes everyone gray. At the end, the psychiatrist discovers the young man developed this power as a response to a nuclear war and attempts to use the young man for his own nefarious purposes. I don't know if this was a movie or made for TV. The psychiatrist was played by someone like Patrick Macnee or Patrick McGoohan.
Thank you for any help you could offer!

Hi PapaFrank

The TV film you are looking for is called "The Lathe of Heaven" (1980), based on the novel by Ursula K. Le Guin.

Bruce Davison plays George Orr, who has reality warping powers through his dreams. Margaret Avery plays Heather LaLeche, a black civil rights lawyer,that get's turned grey along with the rest of the population by Orr.

It is one of the gems of science fiction entertainment.

I hope this has helped.



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