An abused battered wife has had enough of husband beating up on her. Everywhere she turns for help, there's not much anyone will do. After he rapes her one night, she sets the bed on fire with him in it asleep.
Golden Globe Awards
Best Supporting Actor - TelevisionPaul Le Mat
Best Actress - Limited Series, Anthology Series or Television Motion PictureFarrah Fawcett
Best Limited Series, Anthology Series or Television Motion PictureBurning Bed, The