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No Child of Mine (1997)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  25 February 1997 (UK)
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Thirteen-year-old Kerry is repeatedly sexually abused by several adults, including at one point her mother. Her father sets her up as a prostitute. Kerry finally calls Childline and is put ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Brooke Kinsella ...
Kerry
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Paul
Billy Geraghty ...
Jim
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Linda
Geoffrey Church ...
Graham
Ginny Holder ...
Bridget
Colin Wyatt ...
Chris
Darren Tighe ...
Mick
Kate Byers ...
Matty
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Tracy
J. Marie Cooper ...
Lucy (as Jill Cooper)
Billie Holmes ...
Paula
Anna Waters ...
Donna
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Miss Lewis
Alex Knight ...
Steve
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Thirteen-year-old Kerry is repeatedly sexually abused by several adults, including at one point her mother. Her father sets her up as a prostitute. Kerry finally calls Childline and is put in a safe house, where she tries to come to terms with what has been done to her. Based on a true story, with the names changed to protect the real Kerry's identity. Written by Gary Couzens <gjcouzens@btinternet.com>

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Barn utan kärlek  »

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Several pupils from The Romsey Community School, one of the locations used in the film, were used as extras. One scene where Kerry is shown on the school bus features several of these pupils engaging in dialogue. See more »

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Heavenly Nobodies
Written by Miki Berenyi
Performed by Lush
Courtesy of 4AD
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A must-see film about the sufferings of an abused girl!
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This film is an insight to the horrible reality of victims of sexual abuse. The child, Kerry, is not only sexually abused by her step-father, and mentally and physically abused by her mother, but she is also betrayed by almost every adult she puts her trust in.

'No Child of Mine' won't put a smile on your face. On the contrary, it will make you feel sick to your stomach. But hopefully you will come out of it wanting to make a change, wanting to help these children and to put an end to abuse in whatever form it may be. Strange as it may seem, this is one of very few movies about this matter. This is great film with talanted actors, and it's a film you should see!


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