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Off the Minnesota Strip (1980)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  5 May 1980 (USA)
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A teenage runaway attempts to readjust to home and family life in Minnesota after returning home after years of working on the streets of New York City as a hooker and tries desperately to ... See full summary »

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A teenage runaway attempts to readjust to home and family life in Minnesota after returning home after years of working on the streets of New York City as a hooker and tries desperately to regain her parents' understanding and love. Written by Matt Patay

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Off The Strip-Off The Air!
19 March 2003 | by (Toronto, Canada) – See all my reviews

I remember this movie well and always think of it if I see Mare Winningham in other movies. It's a portrayal of a troubled teenage girl who runs away from a bad family scene only to have to return and deal with the issues in her life. I haven't seen this movie since the early '80s, but it's a memorable one. It was never shown in repeats, even during late night movies for some reason. It would be nice to see this made-for-tv movie available on DVD someday.


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