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Daughter of the Streets (1990)

TV Movie  |   |  Drama  |  26 February 1990 (USA)
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An activist single mom finds her life in turmoil when her neglected daughter becomes a hooker, living with an abusive and sadistic pimp.

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Roxana Zal ...
Charley
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John Franco
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Sarah
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Joey
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Herb
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Lisa
Brandon Maggart ...
Detective Olsen
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Felton Perry ...
Captain Towers
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Brustin
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Tracy Fraim ...
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A divorcée struggling to make ends meet, but still utilizing her spare time for social causes neglects her daughter in this fact-based story. At 18, the daughter starts drifting into bad company and eventually becomes a prostitute. To try to get her back in a proper life, her mother abducts her off the street and forcibly brings her home. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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26 February 1990 (USA)  »

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Desperate Hours  »

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Peggy Ryan: [to an officer] You're telling me she's too young to have a drink, but she can go out and sell her body?
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a pretty good movie
21 June 2004 | by (California) – See all my reviews

I just watched this on HBO...and, I gotta say, I like it...its a pretty good movie, and fairly entertaining....although the acting was pretty poor in a lot of parts...but, its a good movie.this a movie that i'm sure you can see on lifetime.

This movie is about a mom, and her daughter....and her daughter runs away from home, and then meets the wrong guy, and gets involved in drugs, and prostitution.

if you do see this movie, you will most likely be able to tell that it was made in 1990, by the music, and hair styles, etc.


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