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Roses Are for the Rich (1987)

In a small town in Appalachia, Autumn's young husband is killed in a suspicious mine explosion. She vows vengeance on mine owner Douglas Osborne and dedicates her life to destroying him, ... See full summary »

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Autumn McAvin Norton Corbett Osborne
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Douglas Osborne
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Lloyd Murphy
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Everett Corbett
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Denton
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Brian Osborne
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Harriet Osborne
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Lonnie Norton
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Ella
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Daisy
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Aunt Molly
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Young Autumn
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Bea Osborne
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Prentiss Osborne
Richard McKenzie
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In a small town in Appalachia, Autumn's young husband is killed in a suspicious mine explosion. She vows vengeance on mine owner Douglas Osborne and dedicates her life to destroying him, even at the cost of her own happiness. When her attempts at financial ruin fail, she manipulates Osborne into marriage by claiming she is carrying his child. After Osborne dies from cyanide poisoning, Autumn is arrested for his murder, but she professes her innocence. Written by Anonymous

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17 May 1987 (USA)  »

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Ei ruusuja kerjäläisille  »

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great, wonderful, sad,
18 May 2003 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

i loved the movie but unfortunately i cant get it over here yet on dvd. lisa hartman is a brilliant actress and the whole entire class was great. its sad and real like. i could watch it again and again. this is one of my favourite movies.


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