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Liar's Moon (1982)

PG | | Drama, Romance | September 1982 (USA)
A poor kid elopes with a banker's daughter.

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Cecil Duncan
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Ellen 'Babs' Duncan (as Maggie Blye)
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Col. Tubman
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Alex Peterson
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Connie Peterson
Tiffany Stettner ...
Lisa Peterson
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Jeanene Dubois
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Lora Mae Bouvier
Jim Greenleaf ...
Mike Miller
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Bobby Adams
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Karen Covucci
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Det. Roy Logan
David Underwood ...
Richard Thompson
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In East Texas, the summer after high school, Jack falls in love with Ginny, the daughter of the town's banker (Jack's mom's high school sweetheart). Ginny's been at boarding school; she's headed for Vassar. Over her father's strenuous objections, she spends time with Jack. At summer's end, Jack and Ginny elope to Louisiana (where 17-year-olds can marry without their parents' permission), and he gets a job in the oil fields. Her dad hires a menacing private eye to find them, Ginny's pregnant, her town doctor gives her horrible news, and Jack's mom has her own agenda. It seems that Jack and Ginny have grown up under a liar's moon. What will these sweethearts do? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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His family worked the land ... Her family owned it! See more »

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Film debut of Tonja Walker. See more »

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Referenced in Midnight Movies: From the Margin to the Mainstream (2005) See more »

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Calling My Children Home
Performed by The Country Gentlemen
Courtesy of Rebel Recording Company
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Tragic romance that leaves you in suspense until the end
31 October 1999 | by See all my reviews

This movie is about a tragic romance that resulted because of lies. True love is found despite those lies, but the lies threaten to stop the love of Jack and Jenny. The viewer is hoping for the best and won't know until the very end of the movie. There were two endings made to this movie - one is sad and the other is happy. It all depends on what the doctor does when he comes out at the end. Watch to find out! It is a sweet movie of love and romance that'll leave the viewer in a teary suspense.


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