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Thursday's Child (1983)

TV Movie  -  Drama  -  1 February 1983 (USA)
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A family is devastated to discover that their young son has a terminal heart condition, and the only thing that can save him is a relatively new procedure, a heart transplant.

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Victoria Alden
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Roz Richardson
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Sam Alden
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Alix
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Ken Stovitz ...
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Robin Gammell ...
Dr. Schroeder
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Dr. Baumbartner
Thomas Hill ...
Dr. Owens
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Dr. Reston (as Stephen Keep)
Curt Lowens ...
Dr. Wakely
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A family is devastated to discover that their young son has a terminal heart condition, and the only thing that can save him is a relatively new procedure, a heart transplant.

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Hallmark Hall of Fame: Thursday's Child (#32.2)  »

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Teen with a bum ticker
9 July 2001 | by (NYC/FL) – See all my reviews

Rob Lowe plays a teenager with a bad heart. The performances are convincing and the story is well told. One learns a lot about what is involved in a heart transplant and you can feel sympathy for the son and the mother in this story.

If you liked Love Story or Eric you will probably like this as well.


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