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For Hope (1996)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  17 November 1996 (USA)
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The life and death of a young woman who suffered from scleroderma, and how she and her family coped.

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Hope Altman
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Molly Altman
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David 'Dave' Altman
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Annie Altman
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Alan Altman
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Ken Altman
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Laura Altman
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Audrey Altman
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Jennifer
Babs Chula ...
Doctor (as Babz Chula)
Sharon Monsky ...
Herself
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Nurse Stark
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Mandy McKeen ...
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David Hurtubise ...
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The life and death of a young woman who suffered from scleroderma, and how she and her family coped.

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The film is based on the actual experiences of the director Bob Saget, whose sister Gay died 2 years after the diagnosis of scleroderma. See more »

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My Funny Valentine
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Sung by Sheryl Crow
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Bob Saget's regret for his sister's death...

This is an average movie based upon the real life events that took the life of Bob Saget's sister, who died as a result of the rare disease scleroderma. I found the movie interesting and informative. It is a tear jerker (especially if you have experienced the death of a family member as a result of a disease). I do not recommend this movie to those who want "entertainment" (as that it not it's purpose).


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