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Little Girl Lost (1988)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  25 April 1988 (USA)
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Based on a true story, The Brady family fight to adopt a little girl they fostered. But then social welfare decide to send Tella back to her natural father, who it is apparent is sexually ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Clara Brady
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Tim Brady
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Andrea Newman
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Lester
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Wolff
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Violet Young
Joel Colodner ...
Hank
William Phipps ...
Derek Strull
Marie Martin ...
Tella
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Kelly Brady
Matthew Scott Carlton ...
Nathan Lees
C. Jack Robinson ...
Judge Greer
Gigi Cervantes ...
Brandy
Rudy Young ...
Ed de Busk
Annabelle Weenick ...
Gwynneth Soames
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Based on a true story, The Brady family fight to adopt a little girl they fostered. But then social welfare decide to send Tella back to her natural father, who it is apparent is sexually and physically abusing her. The Bradys fight to get her back. Written by Anonymous

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Neglected, abused and abandoned- the heartrending story of a little girl lost.

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Tim Brady: How's my beans?
Tella: How come you call me beans?
Tim Brady: Because you're full of beans!
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There must be more boring films than this, but..
30 May 2005 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

At the moment it is very hard to think of any. A little girl gets wrenched away from her loving foster parents into the arms of her abusive biological father (don't ask why). Cue over an hour of enough waterworks to flood the Thames, more courtroom scenes than you'd see in an entire season of Magnum P.I, and one of the most annoying, cutesy moppets in the history of cinema who is so sickly sweet your teeth will rot just by looking at her. Will she end up staying with Mr Violent at the end, or will she go back into the warm bosom of her adopted family, who have kept a 24 hour vigil on her cheap music box with the ballerina (great metaphor there, guys!!) while she's been gone? What do you think? I'm sure you already know, so instead of telling you I will now go clay pigeon shooting.. with a DVD!! Wish me luck!! 0/10


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