MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 8,661 this week

Abandoned and Deceived (1995)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  20 March 1995 (USA)
6.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.2/10 from 209 users  
Reviews: 4 user | 1 critic

The film is the story of woman who is denied the pensions for her children by her ex-husband. Therefore she has to fight for her rights by appealing the courts of justice and the ... See full summary »

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Sundance 2015

Watch our IMDb & AIV Sundance Studio Interviews with Keith Simanton

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 107 titles
created 09 Nov 2011
 
a list of 661 titles
created 13 Feb 2012
 
list image
a list of 5 titles
created 30 Dec 2012
 
list image
a list of 944 titles
created 19 Sep 2013
 
a list of 81 titles
created 11 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Abandoned and Deceived (TV Movie 1995)

Abandoned and Deceived (TV Movie 1995) on IMDb 6.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Abandoned and Deceived.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

A Mother's Rage (TV Movie 2013)
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

While on a trip to drop off her daughter at college, Rebecca Mayer's protective mother instincts kick in when they are terrorized on the highway. She will keep her daughter safe - at any cost.

Director: Oren Kaplan
Stars: Lori Loughlin, Kristen Dalton, Shaun Sipos
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A mom and her 10 year son motor around the country as she makes ends meet by turning tricks until her car breaks down. She then temporarily takes up with a hardware store owner until she ... See full summary »

Director: Bette Gordon
Stars: Deborah Kara Unger, Terry Kinney, Eric Lloyd
Meet My Mom (TV Movie 2010)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Ten year old Jared Marshall's life crumbled down after his parents' divorce a year ago. Not only does his dad put his job first since, mother uproots him from Iowa by moving in with her ma ... See full summary »

Director: Harvey Frost
Stars: Lori Loughlin, Johnny Messner, Stefanie Powers
A Family Torn Apart (TV Movie 1993)
Crime | Drama | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A teenage boy finds his mother and father murdered in their home but as the story goes on he reveals he knows more than he is letting on.

Director: Craig R. Baxley
Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Johnny Galecki, Linda Kelsey
A Killer Among Friends (TV Movie 1992)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

The film tells why a girl was killed by two of her best friends.

Director: Charles Robert Carner
Stars: Patty Duke, Margaret Welsh, Tiffani Thiessen
Medusa's Child (TV Movie 1997)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Fuming over the departure of his wife Vivian and the cutting of his research funding, crazy nuclear scientist Rogers Henry constructs Medusa, a thermonuclear bomb capable of generating a ... See full summary »

Director: Larry Shaw
Stars: Vincent Spano, Lori Loughlin, Gail O'Grady
A Friend's Betrayal (TV Movie 1996)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  
Director: Christopher Leitch
Stars: Brian Austin Green, Sharon Lawrence, Harley Jane Kozak
The Price of Heaven (TV Movie 1997)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Handsome Korean war veteran Jerry Shand gets a particularly enthusiastic welcome in his country home town because of a picture in Life magazine of him as Marilyn Monroe's driver during her ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Bogdanovich
Stars: Grant Show, Cicely Tyson, Lori Loughlin
Wife, Mother, Murderer (TV Movie 1991)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

The life of Audrey Marie Hilley.

Director: Mel Damski
Stars: Judith Light, David Ogden Stiers, Kellie Overbey
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

An elderly, bedridden former movie star is "cared for" by her sister, who hates her and keeps her a virtual prisoner in the family mansion.

Director: David Greene
Stars: Vanessa Redgrave, Lynn Redgrave, Bruce A. Young
A Place to Call Home (TV Movie 1987)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Sam Gavin decides to relocate his family from Houston, Texas to a sheep station in Australia to protect his eleven children from the "destructive influences" of modern American society. ... See full summary »

Director: Russ Mayberry
Stars: Linda Lavin, Lane Smith, Lori Loughlin
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Patty Nowakowski already has three children, but decides to be a surrogate mother. Fully confident of being able to give up her baby, she is nonetheless stunned when she discovers that she ... See full summary »

Director: Jorge Montesi
Stars: Michele Greene, Conor O'Farrell, Stephen Macht
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Gerri Jensen
...
Doug
Farrah Forke ...
Sarah
...
Matthew
...
Iris
...
Judge
Anthony Tyler Quinn
Amy Steel
Tyler Cole Malinger ...
(as Tyler Malinger)
Victoria Haas
Edit

Storyline

The film is the story of woman who is denied the pensions for her children by her ex-husband. Therefore she has to fight for her rights by appealing the courts of justice and the bureaucracy of the state. Written by Volker Boehm

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

docudrama | See All (1) »

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

20 March 1995 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A.C.E.S.: The Geraldine Jensen Story  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Excellent story about what it's like to be a single mother
12 August 2008 | by (Chantilly, Virginia, USA) – See all my reviews

ABANDONED AND DECEIVED, in my opinion, is an excellent movie about what it's like to be a single mother. When Doug (Brian Kerwin) failed to pay child support, I did not care for him at all. If you ask me, he should have been arrested for child support evasion. I would see to it that he paid if I were the mother. Before I wrap this up, I'd like to say that I could feel Gerri's (Lori Lughlin) pain, the performances were spectacular, the production design was good, the writing was sharp, and the direction was strong. Now, in conclusion, if you liked Lori Loughlin on "FULL HOUSE," you'll really love her in this story about what it's like to be a single mother.


3 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Not too bad chris2002-2
Gerri's sons kurttoy
Discuss Abandoned and Deceived (1995) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?