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A Fight for Jenny (1986)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  6 October 1986 (USA)
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Warren is remarried and tries to get custody of the child of her first marriage. Her struggle is tough, because her present husband, Thomas, is black.

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Warren is remarried and tries to get custody of the child of her first marriage. Her struggle is tough, because her present husband, Thomas, is black. Written by Hans Arentsen <arent@iname.com>

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excellent tv movie with great acting
19 February 2002 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

Managed to find this long out of print film and enjoyed it very much. As a fan of Philip Michael Thomas (Tubbs on Miami Vice) I really liked seeing his performance in this film. It's got great acting by Thomas and Leslie Ann Warren and an intriguing true story.


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