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The Love She Sought (1990)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  21 October 1990 (USA)
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An aging school teacher (Lansbury) at a Catholic grammar school in Minnesota questions her life's existence when she has to start battling a new bishop (Prosky). As a result she retires and... See full summary »

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Agatha McGee
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James O'Hannon
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Janet Raft
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Randy Meers
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Bishop Richard Baker
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Lillian Kite, Agatha's Neighbor
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Sr. Judith, St. Isidore Principal
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Preston Warner
Oliver Maguire ...
Dr. ONeill
Tom Lawlor ...
Francis Raft, Janet's Father
Marie Conmee ...
Rosella Coyle, Irish B & B Prop.
Jamie Drew McGann ...
Stephen Raft
Brian McGrath ...
Matt O'Hannon, James' Brother
Patrick Kinsella ...
Roger Eaglestone, Agatha's Student
Frank Smith ...
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An aging school teacher (Lansbury) at a Catholic grammar school in Minnesota questions her life's existence when she has to start battling a new bishop (Prosky). As a result she retires and moves to Ireland where she seeks an admirer (Elliott) with whom she has been corresponding for five years. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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Angela Lansbury and Denholm Elliott make this movie glow green for IRELAND
24 May 1999 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

It would have to be a really bad show for these two stars (Angela and Denholm not to shine. I'm glad they worked together before Denholm died. Combining a woman's yearning a man's frustration, a great Bishop Robert Prosky) and the Catholic church with wry humor and even a pregnant cat makes for a wonderful story.


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