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Born Into Exile (1997)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  17 March 1997 (USA)
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This is the tale of two young lovers who flee from the miseries of their homelife to make it on there own. Nineteen year old Chris, rejected by his family, hopes to go to college and into ... See full summary »

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Chris
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Holly Nolan
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Donna Nolan
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Ted Nolan
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Derek
Todd Everett
Winston J. Rocha ...
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Bryan Traylor ...
Wiley
Heather Gottlieb ...
Rosie
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Walter, Owner of Eatery
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Hooker
Michael Wyle ...
Tuna
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This is the tale of two young lovers who flee from the miseries of their homelife to make it on there own. Nineteen year old Chris, rejected by his family, hopes to go to college and into forestry once he's out of the Army Reserves. Holly, who is fourteen, lives with her divorced, overprotective mother and her brother. She runs with an older crowd and soon attaches herself to Chris. Holly's mother is dead set against Chris because of his age, and she and Holly are at odd's over him. When she forbids them to see one another, and boots Chris out of her yard, Holly convinces a doubtful Chris to run off to the promises of California. The Trip West, with the couple penniless, avoiding the law, a lecherous trucker and other routine incidents, shows them that life will not be easy. Once in southern California there are no answers except for a fortuitous offer from the Hollywood Outreach Program, which they pass up. Bad luck hits hard, but Chris can't go home because the army has declared him... Written by Rachelle Stewart

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All they want is the one thing that's forbidden -- to be together.

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I Thought I was the only person who saw this....and liked it!!
1 June 2000 | by (Elizabethtown, Kentucky) – See all my reviews

I don't think I've seen this movie in like 3 years, when it debuted on TV. But its a movie that I havent forgotten. I remember feeling so depressed at one point during this movie and then happy the next. One of the better TV movies I've seen. I only wish I could see it again.


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