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Fighting for My Daughter (1995)

Charming working class boy Eric is moving up by pimping in Martin Duvall's nightclub. He falls in love with naive Jessica 'Jesse' Kerner, who enjoys the luxury life and doesn't have to do a... See full summary »

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Kate Kerner
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Judge Edna Burton
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Eric
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Russell
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Peggy
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Martin
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Tracy Simmons
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Sheila
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Sergeant Burnett
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Dominic
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Nina
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Charming working class boy Eric is moving up by pimping in Martin Duvall's nightclub. He falls in love with naive Jessica 'Jesse' Kerner, who enjoys the luxury life and doesn't have to do a thing. Still Jesse's single mother Katherine 'Kate' Kerner, who always was permissive to avoid resembling her own strict mother, judge Edna Burton, mistrusts Eric. Her bugging ends up driving Jesse in the arms of hard pimp Russell, who hides her. Kate goes looking, but the police sees no crime, so Edna's help is now wanted. Written by KGF Vissers

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She lost her little girl to a world of prostitution. Now she'll stop at nothing to bring her home.

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9 January 1995 (USA)  »

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Deadly Nightshade  »

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The true story happened in Canada in 1992. That's when Anne Dion's daughter was seduced by her pimp to become a prostitute. Anne actually walked the streets looking for her daughter, and in the process, she tried to save other children. See more »

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Fighting to make a good movie...looks like you lost the fight
13 July 1999 | by See all my reviews

What a bad-acted film!! The subject was well-chosen but the setting of the story was so bad!!! There are lots of movies like this one...and most of them are bad. Unknown director with unknown actors...I know very well that every known actor has been unknown during years...but the Fighting for My Daughter's actors will always be unknown...Instead of watching this one, just watch Sleepers. It is much better and the director and the actors are good and well known. I give it *out of *****.


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