Love Leads the Way (television) A blind man, Morris Frank, fights prejudice and skepticism to prove the worth of guide dogs in America in the 1930s. A television movie for The Disney Channel, first aired on October 7, 1984. Directed by Delbert Mann. Stars Timothy Bottoms (Morris Frank), Eva Marie Saint (Dorothy Eustis), Ralph Bellamy (Senator), Ernest Borgnine (Senator), Arthur Hill (father), Patricia Neal (mother), Glynnis O’Connor (Lois), Susan Dey (Beth). Filmed on location in Nashville, Tennessee, and in Washington State. Released on video in 1985.