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The Angel of Pennsylvania Avenue (1996)

When an unemployed Detroit man is arrested for a crime he didn't commit, his three children are determined to get him out of jail in time for Christmas and they decide to enlist the help of... See full summary »

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Mrs. Annie Feagan
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Angus Feagan
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Bernice Feagan
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Lilly Feagan (as Brittney Irvin)
Alexander Pollock ...
Jack Feagan
Tom Heaton ...
Box Car Louie
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Needles (as Alfred E. Humphreys)
Matthew Walker ...
Handy Andy
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Hiram Wingate
Thomas Peacocke ...
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Dewey
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Margaret
Donna White ...
Miss Knight
Caroline Elliott ...
Sarah
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Charlene
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When an unemployed Detroit man is arrested for a crime he didn't commit, his three children are determined to get him out of jail in time for Christmas and they decide to enlist the help of "the most powerful man in the world" - President Hoover. En route to the White House, they meet an array of colorful characters. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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15 December 1996 (USA)  »

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Fröhliche Weihnachten Mr. Präsident  »

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This movie was based on the actual story of Bernice Feagan. See more »

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The freight cars are obviously not Depression-era. See more »

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Jack Feagan: It wasn't me, Magic Dog bit him.
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This is my favorite!
23 March 1999 | by (San Jose, USA) – See all my reviews

It was so cool that 3 sibs run away from home to rescue their father. 3 sibs were just like us, and it was so fun to watch. I loved the young Kansas man very much.


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