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The Gift of Love (1978)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama | Romance  -  8 December 1978 (USA)
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Beth Atherton
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Rudi Miller
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Agnes
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Constance Schuyler
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William Schuyler
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O'Henry and Narrator
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Alfred Browning
Sondra West ...
Mary O'Halloran
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Franz Hollner
Fred Stuthman ...
Griggs
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Mrs. Mooney
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Maeve O'Halloran
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Liesl's Mother
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Browning Servant
Ray Duke ...
Hack Driver
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This is the story of two people, from totally different backgrounds and social status. The boy is a Swiss immigrant working to help his impoverished family, and the girl comes from an affluent family, and who is also engaged to someone, whom she really doesn't know or care. And she also doesn't tell him who she is. Written by <rcs0411@yahoo.com>

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8 December 1978 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A szerelem ajándéka  »

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Beth Atherton: He's gone. He's really gone.
[Crying]
Beth Atherton: I'll never see him again.
[Beth and Mary cry together. Long pause]
Beth Atherton: Oh Mary, how selfish of me, not thinking about how you must feel with Franz leaving too.
Mary O'Halloran: There are plenty of other fish in the sea.
[pause]
Mary O'Halloran: We have to get you home.
Beth Atherton: What? Oh no, no I can't go home. I can never go home.
Mary O'Halloran: Never's a long time as my mother would say... but perhaps you're right for now.
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Touching Love Story
19 February 2000 | by (New York) – See all my reviews

I thought that this was a very cute, touching love story. Marie Osmond always has such a kindness and sweetness about her that I couldn't help but care for her character and feel for her when she was being forced into a arranged marriage all the while her heart was with another man. I thought that the movie was very well done and it is the type of movie you walk away moved by.


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