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Stranger in the Family (1991)

TV Movie  |   |  Drama  |  27 October 1991 (USA)
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Steve Thompson is a sixteen-year-old who seemed to have everything going for him: good looks, friends, and a great personality. But his once bright future is tragically dimmed after a car accident brings all this to a crashing halt.

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Randi Thompson
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Alan Thompson
Sierra Samuel ...
Shari Thompson
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Dr. Webb
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Mrs. Kessler
Kris LeFan ...
Craig
Jeff Bryant
Sarah DeAngelis
Stacy Pearson
Steve Cribari
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Neil Patrick Harris (How I Met Your Mother, Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle) is Steve Thompson, a sixteen-year-old who seemed to have everything going for him: good looks, friends, and a great personality. But his once bright future is tragically dimmed after a car accident brings all this to a crashing halt. Written by Anonymous

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27 October 1991 (USA)  »

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Ein Fremder in unserer Mitte  »

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Sappy Story
8 June 2004 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is a sappy story about a guy named Steve, (who is played by Neil Patrick Harris aka Doogie Howser, MD) with a bad mullet, who has a car accident, gets amnesia, becomes a teenage waif, confronts his demons, and returns to his family.

The schmultz in this movie, is enough to give one diabetes. But besides that. Sub-par acting, a go no where plot, poor dialogue, adds up to an experience that makes the viewer wish he could have amnesia, for the 90 minutes or so, this movie takes to play.

After viewing this movie, it's easy to see why Harris' career, tanked.

Wayno


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