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Broken Promise (1981)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  5 May 1981 (USA)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Bud Griggs
Melissa Michaelsen ...
George Mathews
McKee Anderson ...
Nancy Sloan
David Haskell ...
Tom Parks
Sondra West ...
Alice Parks
Joe Clawson
C.J. Hincks ...
June Clawson
Tristine Schmukler ...
Sue Anne Clawson
John McCaffrey ...
John Clawson
Erika Katz ...
Karen Clawson
Canaan Crouch ...
Charlie Clawson
Jessie Lee Fulton ...
Mrs. Gustafson
Williston (as Irma Hall)
William H. Burkett ...


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5 May 1981 (USA)  »

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Petetty lupaus  »

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Broken Promise Melissa Michaelsen 1980
13 May 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Hello, I was wondering if anyone has a copy of the movie Broken Promise?? I loved this movie growing up and watched it every time it was on. It has been YEARS since I have seen it and would love to get a copy. I have checked all of the internet and have been unable to find it. If anyone has a copy to trade or sell em please email me at Thank you and have a great night!! Christine --------- The "broken promise" was made to eleven-year-old Melissa Michaelsen, whose parents have deserted her and her siblings. Taken in by the County, Michaelsen has had to watch helplessly as her brothers and sisters are split up and farmed out to different families. One of the kids is even institutionalized. Juvenile court officer Chris Sarandon joins Michaelsen in her struggle to reunite her family under one roof. Broken Promise was originally offered as a "General Foods Golden Showcase" presentation. It was first telecast May 5, 1981.

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