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A Place for Annie (1994)

PG | | Drama | TV Movie 1 May 1994
A doctor fights for custody of her HIV positive foster daughter with her inept, junkie mother. Finally they come to an agreement that they should all live together.

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »
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Susan Lansing
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Linda
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Alice
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David
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Dorothy
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Dr. Palmer
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Dr. Scott
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Dr. Reilly (as Stephen Mills)
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Edna
Lauree Berger ...
Sandy
Linda Carlson ...
Gerry
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Dr. Horton
J.P. Bumstead ...
Judge
Rebecca Donner ...
Elaine
Claudette Sutherland ...
Carol
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Baby Annie is HIV positive and has been left in the clinic by her drug addicted mother. To prevent that she's deported to a home where they'd just wait for her to die, nurse Susan takes charge of Annie at her home. Two years later she plans too adopt her -- but suddenly Annie's mother reappears and demands her back. And under the law, Susan, as foster-mother, has no claim to the child. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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Rated PG for thematic elements and language | See all certifications »
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1 May 1994 (USA)  »

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Hallmark Hall of Fame: A Place for Annie (#43.3)  »

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Another Sad HIV flick
17 August 2003 | by (Sunny London) – See all my reviews

Yes ladies, Gentleman and gracious people inbetween... this is another film to throw the whole HIV thing in our faces. It's inevitable really... they'll keep on playing the story out until they find a cure... and then when they do find a cure, there'll be a flood of sequels! Sissy plays mom... and Sissy plays mom well... but that's about it really. It's made for TV gumf... so if you like this kind of thing, then you'll like it. You sad git.

I had a better time watching the dust settle on the top of my TV. AVOID.

2 flaps out of 10 (and that's just because I'm in a good mood)


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