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The story is located in Los Angeles in the sixties. An energetic widow, Frances Lacey, with her six children try to make a dream of theirs come true: to have a home of their own. Therefore ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Frances Lacey
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Clarissa Lassig ...
Lynn Lacey
Sarah Schaub ...
Faye Lacey
Miles Feulner ...
Murray Lacey
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Annie Lacey
T.J. Lowther ...
Craig Lacey
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Mr. Munimura
Tony Campisi ...
Norman
David Jensen ...
Mr. Hilliard (as Dave Jensen)
H.E.D. Redford ...
Melvin Ward ...
Father Tomlin
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Mr. Wolters
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Gas Station Attendant (as Don Ré Sampson)
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Mr. Whitman
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Storyline

The story is located in Los Angeles in the sixties. An energetic widow, Frances Lacey, with her six children try to make a dream of theirs come true: to have a home of their own. Therefore they leave Los Angeles and head for the countryside, while facing all kinds of difficulties during their journey. Written by Volker Boehm

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They had nothing... and tried to find their dream

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Biography | Drama

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Rated PG for some mild language and violence in a family drama | See all certifications »

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5 November 1993 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A mi házunk  »

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Budget:

$12,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$1,703,282 (USA)
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1.66 : 1
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Narrator: Mama traded our tires for some furniture. Mr. Moon wanted the name of the guy who bought them. Said he wanted proof that he wasn't the only fool in town.
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Chapel Of Love
Performed by The Hitmakers
Written by Bruce Morgan and Arthur Egnoian
Courtesy of Original Sound Record Co., Inc.
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A VERY HEART WARMING FILM ABOUT GOOD LIVING!!
22 July 2003 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Kathy Bates(Frances Lacey)also "Misery'90), performed outstanding acting skills as a wonderful mother who just plain loved her children more than herself and was able to warm the hearts of many people she encountered, especially, Soo-Tek-Oho who owned a broken down shack and a few acres of land, which turned out to be a great Mansion for her children Edward Furlong(Shayne Lacey),"Three Blind Mice " Clarissa Lassig(Lynn Lacey) and a few more children. This film will warm your heart and soul and will definitely make you shed a tear or two. We need more picture of this caliber, which is a true story and down to earth and REAL!!


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