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A Case for Life (1996)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  18 February 1996 (USA)
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Kelly Porter
Gregg Almquist
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Jim Hemmitt
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Bud Cromwell
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Marian Cromwell
Paige Kettner ...
Connie Porter
Ryanne Kettner ...
Rebecca Porter
Miles Marsico
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Stan Porter
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Sappy
30 July 2002 | by (MidWest) – See all my reviews

I suppose after winding through the story, the moral is that a woman's body is her own. I did not enjoy the convoluted way we are taken to that moral through this tale. I guess pro-lifers will enjoy it, but probably won't see that woman's body, woman's choice is a good thing.


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