Sister given up by Italian family only to be reunited 22 years later.



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Credited cast:
Mordecai Weiss
Rose White
Tanta Perla
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Kate Ryan
Jeff Mandon ...
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Little Lusia
Jeri Moon ...
Lusia Weiss
Kelly Scallion ...
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During World War II, Reyzel Weiss escapes Poland and settles in America with her father, Mordecai, believing that both her mother and her sister had become victims of the Holocaust. As an adult, she changes her name to Rose White and remains silent about her past. After almost 20 years, however, Rose learns that her sister, Lusia, survived. Eventually, the two reunite, and Rose must finally face her painful memories and accept her heritage. Written by Jwelch5742

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26 April 1992 (USA)  »

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Hallmark Hall of Fame: Miss Rose White (#41.3)  »

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21 February 1999 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Tear-jerker extraordinaire. Well-acted, dramatic, satisfying. Even this cynic needed some hankies. Recommended.

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