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Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael (1990)

 -  Comedy | Drama  -  12 October 1990 (USA)
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A small town prepares for the homecoming of superstar Roxy Carmichael, as does a young outsider, who believes Roxy is her mother.

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Cast

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Denton Webb
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Elizabeth Zaks
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Gerald Howells
Joan McMurtrey ...
Barbara Webb
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Les Bossetti
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Rochelle Bossetti
Robby Kiger ...
Beannie Billings
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Evelyn Whittacher
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Libby Ohiemacher
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Mayor Bill Klepler (as Stephen Tobolowski)
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Louise Garweski
John Short ...
Ronald Reems
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Scotty Sandholtzer (as Robin Thomas)
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Miss Day Ashburn (as Valerie Landsberg)
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Storyline

Although Roxy left town more than fifteen years ago, her memory has never faded. Her expected return starts to impact a number of lives, including that of her former partner Denton Webb. But it is Dinky, the adopted daughter of the Bossettis and ignored by most of her classmates as a strange loner, who may be most changed. She is convinced she is Roxie's secret child. Written by Jeremy Perkins {J-26}

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She doesn't want much. Just a whole new life.

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Comedy | Drama

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PG-13 | See all certifications »
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Release Date:

12 October 1990 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Roxy  »

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$3,989,297 (USA)
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Quotes

Dinky Bossetti: From a deep, immaculate kiss she spread her two ripe, dripping limbs and then I happened.
Teacher: I beg your pardon.
Dinky Bossetti: And the moon throbbed and fought with an angry sun all that day and all that night. Until it forced me out.
Teacher: Dinky!
Dinky Bossetti: Now I scald here... alone. Touch me. With your white words and your dead hands. Now before I freeze.
Teacher: That'll be enough!
Dinky Bossetti: And become one of you.
Teacher: DINKY!
Dinky Bosseti: You interrupted me.
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References Rosemary's Baby (1968) See more »

Soundtracks

My Way
Written by Jacques Revaux and Claude François
Lyrics by Gilles Thibault and Paul Anka
Performed by Lillian Rein, Steve Lowry, Alan Kuehne, Doug MacDonald, Wally Minko and Fred Petry
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This movie touched me !
5 June 1999 | by (The Hague, The Netherlands) – See all my reviews

Decided to watch "Welcome home, Roxy Carmichael". I had never seen it before and was swept away completely by it. I was almost in tears during to whole movie. The last ten minutes I couldn't hold back the tears anymore, just had to let them go. This movie touched me very deeply !


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