This is one of the episodes (Season 8, Episode 7) of the American television series "ABC Afterschool Special" that aired on ABC from October 14, 1972, to July 1, 1997.
“What Are Friends For?” is about a 12 year old girl named Amy whose parents are divorced and has recently moved away with her mother. In their new apartment she meets a bizarre little girl named “Michelle Mudd”. Both having divorced parents, Michelle feels a connection to Amy and recruits the naive girl to be her new best friend. Despite the warnings from the other girls in the building. You can tell right away that Michelle Mudd isn't the kind of girl you want to get mixed up with. Director: Stephen Gyllenhaal.
Cast: Melora Hardin, Dana Hill, Susan Adams, Michael Currie, Tasha Zemrus, Jill Tyler, Sally Kemp, Ellie Tompkins, Drew Snyder, Royce Wallace, Karen McLarty, Mary Margaret Lewis. USA, 1980.
Language: English. Download What Are Friends For?