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Malibu is a 1983 American made-for-television drama film based on a novel by William Murray. Featuring Kim Novak, Susan Dey, Troy Donahue and James Coburn, the all star miniseries involves a young couple from Milwaukee, who move into the fabled, high-society Malibu beach community, and become involved with the lives of the various people living in the community.[1]

Malibu title screen
Genre Drama
Written by Elliott Baker (writer)
William Murray (novel)
Directed by E.W. Swackhamer
Starring Susan Dey
Kim Novak
James Coburn
Richard Mulligan
Eva Marie Saint
Troy Donahue
Chad Everett
Jenilee Harrison
Valerie Perrine
Ann Jillian
George Hamilton
Music by Mark Snow
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
Executive producer(s) Robert Hamner
Producer(s) Jack Leewood
Peter Thompson
Editor(s) J. Terry Williams
Running time 240 min (including commercials)
Distributor ABC
Columbia Pictures Television
Original network ABC
Original release January 23, 1983 (USA)



  1. ^ Goodman, Walter (January 23, 1983). "TV: 'MALIBU,' FOUR HOURS, TWO PARTS". The New York Times. 

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