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Callie & Son (1981)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  13 October 1981 (USA)
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Callie was a teenage mother in trouble. Fresh out of the delivery room, her son was taken from her and sold on the black-market. Vowing to find him some day, this is her story.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Callie Bordeaux
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Randy Bordeaux
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Randall Bordeaux
Joy Garrett ...
Jeannie
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Sue Lynn Bordeaux (as Michele Pfeiffer)
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Bubba Wrench
John Harkins ...
Arthur Cotham
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Kimball Smythe
Richard McKenzie ...
Donohue
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Deacon
Ed Call ...
Willie Chips
James Calvert ...
Randy, 12 Years Old (as Jim Calvert)
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Martha
Katherine De Hetre ...
Reporter (as Katherine DeHetre)
Hugh Gillin ...
Senator Houseman
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Callie was a teenage mother in trouble. Fresh out of the delivery room, her son was taken from her and sold on the black-market. Vowing to find him some day, this is her story.

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At the start of the film, a theatre marquee shows that the Joan Crawford film "Mildred Pierce" is playing . This firmly shows the film beginning in 1945. See more »

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A Soap-Opera With the Saga of Callie Bordeaux
4 January 2004 | by (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – See all my reviews

Callie (Lindsay Wagner) is a single mother who is forced to deliver her son for adoption. A few years later, she meets the millionaire and owner of an important newspaper, Randy (Jameson Parker), gets married with him and retrieves her son. The story is long and follows Callie and her son until he is a married man. This movie looks like a Mexican soap-opera, combining love, hate, betrayal, blackmail, birth, death, corruption etc. Unfortunately the end of the video I watched is damaged and it was not possible to watch the end of Callie's saga. Michelle Pfeiffer in the beginning of her career, a little fat and having a very rounded face, has an important participation as the vulgar wife of Callie's son. My vote is six.


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