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Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael (1990)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama | 12 October 1990 (USA)
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
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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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12 October 1990 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Roxy  »

Box Office

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$3,989,297 (USA)
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1.85 : 1
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Goofs

When Evelyn shows up at Roxy's welcome home party, her ponytail is not the same color as the rest of her hair. See more »

Quotes

Dinky Bossetti: Who understands ANYONE these days... who WANTS to?
Gerald Howells: Gosh, I want to kiss you so bad, Dinky...
Dinky Bossetti: It's good to want things...
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Connections

Referenced in Dr. Feelgood: Winona Ryder (2016) See more »

Soundtracks

Born To Be Wild
Written by Mars Bonfire
Performed by Lillian Rein, Steve Lowry, Alan Kuehne, Doug MacDonald, Wally Minko and Fred Petry
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Wonderful Soundtrack!
21 June 1999 | by See all my reviews

One of the best qualities of this film is the soundtrack. From the Soulsearching "Let the Sun Shine Through" to the frank and rythmic "If You Don't Like What You See," this film has many exceptional lyrics.


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