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A Father for Charlie (1995)

TV Movie  |   |  Drama, Western  |  1 January 1995 (USA)
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Walter Osgood
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Charlie
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Reuben Cantwell
David Hart ...
Woodrow
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Argus
Mark Cabus
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Postmaster
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John Bellucci ...
Brother Joe Fleetwood
Courtenay McWhitney ...
Mrs. Watson
Chuck Butto ...
Ranse Mooney
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Farmer
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Love builds up slowly but surely
3 March 1999 | by See all my reviews

A must see for those out there who prefer watching movies which are touching or rather sensitive. I went everywhere to look for this film after watching it on TV. I knew i had to own it because it's one film that really showed me that LOVE is mystical. This movie is basically all about racial discrimination but to my point of view, I captured something even greater. A LOVE bond which could not possibly happen, really happened. I do not want to elaborate more on this film because it cannot be described unless you watch it. Believe me, it's really worth watching and if tears do not roll out of your eyes, sorry to say but, you've been cheated by nature!


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