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Skylark (1993)

TV Movie  |  G  |   |  Drama  |  7 February 1993 (USA)
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Jacob's farm is in trouble from a severe drought. Jacob and Sarah begin to wonder if Sarah can stay, and what will happen to Jacob if she and the children have to leave the farm.

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Jacob's farm is in trouble from a severe drought. Jacob and Sarah begin to wonder if Sarah can stay, and what will happen to Jacob if she and the children have to leave the farm. Written by Kathy Li

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Hallmark Hall of Fame: Skylark (#42.2)  »

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Sarah Witting: Well, I wrote you a letter, but we had to leave so quickly, I didn't have a chance to mail it. I wrote about the drought, and the fire.
Lou Wheaton: And did the letter say that you are pregnant?
[Sarah is flabbergasted]
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Martha: M'appari tutt'amor (Ach so fromm, ach so traut)
Music by Friedrich von Flotow
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Only Unappealing Entry In The 'Sarah' Trilogy
9 August 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The was the second segment in the trilogy of "Sarah, Plain and Tall." That opening movie, with the same title, was excellent and third in the series was very good, but this middle edition stunk.

It simply did not have the charm of the other two. The story was too much of a downer, with the family spending a lot of time battling a drought. The young boy, who was cute in "Sarah," was just a whiner in this movie, constantly asking questions in his whiny, annoying voice.

Overall, it committed the ultimate film sin - it was boring which is hard to do in a Christopher Walken movie. The film is the weakest of the three segments in the trilogy. Well, perhaps "unappealing" would be a better description than "weak."


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