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Paper Dolls (1982)

Pilot for the TV series introduces the mothers of teenage fashion models who market their daughters for a powerful agent.

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Dinah Caswell
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Taryn Blake
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Wesley Miles
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Oliver
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Alan
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Michael Caswell
William Bryan Curran ...
Gareth
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Conrad
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Steve
Lilibet Stern ...
Kelly
Michael Edwards
Tom Reilly
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Pilot for the TV series introduces the mothers of teenage fashion models who market their daughters for a powerful agent.

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24 May 1982 (USA)  »

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Des poupées de magazine  »

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Racine: Be careful whose pool you swim in today - you never know whose been in it yesterday!
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Paper Doll
Performed by Brock Walsh
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Paper Dolls is art-imitating-life
19 September 2005 | by See all my reviews

When I saw this movie back 1982, I immediately thought of Brooke Shields. Taryn Blake was just a blonde version of Brooke Shields. The character and and Julia Blake were just Brooke and Teri Shields disguised. Julia Blake was manipulative, just like Teri Shields is manipulative. Brooke Shields modeled as a baby, just like Taryn Blake did. Teri Blake lived off of Brooke's money for years. This movie was very realistic in the portrayal of the ups and downs of the professional modeling world. Julia Blake was the perfect example of the pushy stage mother who will stop at nothing to get what she wants. Taryn was just a pawn in the whole game, not getting to have a real childhood in her life.


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