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Hobson's Choice (1983)

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



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Will Mossup
Maggie Hobson
Henry Horatio Hobson
Miss Molly Winkle
Homer Ralston
A.D. Hallem
Vickey Hobson
Jennifer Holmes ...
Alice Hobson
Freddy Beenstock
Frank Dent ...
Albert Prosser
Tubby Wadlow
Duncan Ross ...
Dr. McFarlane
Robert Earle ...
Ross Ferber
Bill Holliday ...
Bob McCaulley
Michael Morrison ...


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

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21 December 1983 (USA)  »

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El déspota  »

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a must-see for any Richard Thomas fan!
31 October 1998 | by See all my reviews

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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