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Hamilton Echlin
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Sarah Gilmartin
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Frank Echlin
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Rev. Edwin Sorleyson
Brenda Bruce ...
Martha Gilmartin
Michael McKnight ...
Fergus Pentland
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Young Martha (Sarah's Daughter)
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Young Sorleyson
Geoffrey Golden ...
Hamilton Echlin, Sr.
Cathleen Delany ...
Agnes the Midwife (as Cathleen Delaney)
Gabrielle Reidy ...
Bridie
Frances Lowe ...
Mrs. Victoria Sorleyson
Catherine Gibson ...
Mother Pentland
Julie McDonald ...
Molly
Roy Heaybeard ...
Auctioneer
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At the beginning of the 20th century, a young servant provokes an independent Irish farm community by her relationship with two brothers. Pregnant, she refuses to reveal the name of the father. Written by Jean-Marie Berthiaume <jiembe@videotron.ca>

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4 January 1991 (Ireland)  »

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$70,298 (USA)
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Theme music
27 December 2009 | by (Ireland) – See all my reviews

The theme music for December Bride is remarkable. The German composer Jürgen Knieper wrote it for the production. It is original and has a strong thematic character. Recommended.

And since we're forced to discuss the requirement of length, why the heck does IMDb demand that we write at minimum 10 lines in a comment? I would be writing for longer than the episode was on TV and about nothing. Luckily they have given me a topic to type onward about because, in order for this to be a valid submission; in order for me to ask whether you, the interested parties, noticed or cared about the length of the broadcast, i must go on for ten, bloody lines.


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