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Johnny's Girl (1995)

TV Movie  -  Drama  -  27 May 1995 (USA)
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Johnny and his young daughter move from L.A. to Alaska. He wants to make some distance between him and some nasty people and start over, while she just wants a normal life.

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Johnny Ross
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Amy Ross
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Monica
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Mrs. Hardwick
Diane Debassige ...
Francis
Janne Mortil ...
Angie
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George
Dave 'Squatch' Ward ...
T-Bone (as David Ward)
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Tony Cozart
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Jimmy Zee
Lalainia Lindbjerg ...
Debbie Tesky
Michael Tayles ...
Floyd
Frank C. Turner ...
Bear
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Joe Gimble
John B. Destry ...
Doorman (as John Destrey)
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Johnny and his young daughter move from L.A. to Alaska. He wants to make some distance between him and some nasty people and start over, while she just wants a normal life.

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A forgotten little gem
6 October 2003 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Considering this film was released in 1995 it is very likely that, after its middle-of-the-night airing on British TV in 2003, a handful of extra filmbuffs may finally have had the pleasure of finally seeing this miniature gem.

All the way through I was moved by the compelling story and superbly (understated) subtle acting. I'd not realised before that Treat Williams is a good character actor, while his young co-star, Mia Kirshner, stole the film. I'd not heard of her before but boy she can act.

All I wish to say about this film is, if you have the chance to see it - do so. This is not a movie you'll forget in a hurry.


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