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Hidden in America (1996)

TV Movie  |  PG-13  |   |  Drama  |  1 December 1996 (USA)
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Story of a man Bill Januson whose pride in being the head of his family won't let him accept help from his sick daughters doctor. He has to prove to his kids that even with the death of his... See full summary »

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Bill Januson
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Dr. Michael Millerton
Shelton Dane ...
Robbie Januson
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Willa
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Dee
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Edward Millerton
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Gus
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Vincent
Allegra Denton ...
Caroline
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Kenny
Nick Johne ...
Oscar
Nicky Guadagni ...
Hospital Administrator
Liisa Repo-Martell ...
Angela
Pixie Bigelow ...
Marian Millerton
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Mr. Tatum
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Story of a man Bill Januson whose pride in being the head of his family won't let him accept help from his sick daughters doctor. He has to prove to his kids that even with the death of his wife and the loss of his job that they can and will survive. After hitting brick wall after brick wall comes a glimmer of hope. Written by Richard Jones <rjo339@swbell.net>

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Rated PG-13 for disturbing plot material | See all certifications »

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Escondido na América  »

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Shows how sick the US system is
19 December 2001 | by (Stockholm, Sweden) – See all my reviews

Great film that shows what happens to many people in America, but what the rest of the population wont see. This movie maybe get some thinking going for those who turn their heads or say "get a job" when someone "fail". There isn´t always a choice between being rich or poor, not everyone can succeed despite how hard they try, this movie shows that. Recommended for it´s story and the acting is good. It adds up to 5/10


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