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The Care and Handling of Roses (1996)

Not Rated | | Drama, Romance | TV Movie 8 October 1996
A shared passion for old movies leads to mutual attraction between two married film-club members (Ann Jillian, Lee Horsley).

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Jean Townsend
Lee Horsley ...
Tom Doster
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Roger Townsend
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Carol Doster
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Bess Townsend
Ryan J. O'Neil ...
Kevin
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Susan
Chris Adams ...
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Pixie Bigelow ...
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Jose
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Clive Walton ...
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A shared passion for old movies leads to mutual attraction between two married film-club members (Ann Jillian, Lee Horsley).

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La fragilité des roses  »

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So good I want to own it!
8 July 1999 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

This movie is a story about a man and a woman whose lives cross and become friends as they progress into a closer relationship. Not quite full blown as "The Bridges of Madison County", But Definitely a great love story.


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