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Hobson's Choice (1983)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama | Romance | Comedy  -  21 December 1983 (USA)
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Daughter of the owner of a shoe store rebels against her father by marrying one of his employees.

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Daughter of the owner of a shoe store rebels against her father by marrying one of his employees.

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a must-see for any Richard Thomas fan!
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What a great movie! I applaud the role of the eldest daughter as she overcomes her father's domination & then goes on to aid her sisters in the same. Her character & determination reminded me of a 90s woman & was certainly not typical of her time frame.


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