In this sequel to the controversial PBS mini-series, Mona Ramsey is on a cross-country trip that takes her to a brothel which may hold a secret about her past. Michael "Mouse" Tolliver and ... See full summary »
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 Anna Madrigal (6 episodes, 1998)
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 Mary Ann Singleton (6 episodes, 1998)
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 Burke Andrew (6 episodes, 1998)
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 DeDe Day (6 episodes, 1998)
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 Michael Tolliver (6 episodes, 1998)
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 Mona Ramsey (6 episodes, 1998)
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 Mother Mucca (6 episodes, 1998)
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 Brian Hawkins (6 episodes, 1998)
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 Frannie Halcyon (6 episodes, 1998)
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 Jon Fielding (5 episodes, 1998)
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 D'orothea Wilson (4 episodes, 1998)
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 Beauchamp Day (4 episodes, 1998)
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 Betty Ramsey (3 episodes, 1998)
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 Helena Parrish (3 episodes, 1998)
Peter Colvey ...
 Transplant Man (3 episodes, 1998)
Jackie Richardson ...
 Emma (3 episodes, 1998)
Heath Lamberts ...
 Arnold Littlefield (2 episodes, 1998)
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 Birdsong (2 episodes, 1998)
Sharman Sturges-Yarnell ...
 Melba Littlefield (2 episodes, 1998)
Michel Perron ...
 Bruno (2 episodes, 1998)
Brigid Tierney ...
 Douchebag (2 episodes, 1998)
Janine Theriault ...
 Bobby (2 episodes, 1998)
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In this sequel to the controversial PBS mini-series, Mona Ramsey is on a cross-country trip that takes her to a brothel which may hold a secret about her past. Michael "Mouse" Tolliver and Mary Ann Singleton go on a cruise where they meet up with lovers old and new. Back in San Francisco, Brian Hawkins becomes involved with a mysterious woman he spots from his window, while DeDe Halcyon Day becomes acquainted with a new friend who helps her discover her true inner feelings. Written by Phil Fernando

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The late Jackie Burroughs who plays Anna's mother in the series is actually somewhat younger than Olympia Dukakis. Jackie was born in 1939, Olympia in 1931. See more »

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Mrs. Anna Madrigal: Some people drink to forget. Personally, I smoke to remember.
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GODAWFUL - stick to the original and give this a skip
24 May 2001 | by (new york) – See all my reviews

a pale shadow of the original Tales. the replacement actors are really lifeless. its really impossible to feel anything for Michael as he's repugnant. the new Mona is vapid and uninspiring. the new Brian is so uninteresting its almost offensive. and in the original series it was really Mona and Michael who held it all together...they both had energy and vitality. in this round it feels like Nina Siemaszko (Mona) is being forced to do the role...shes totally uninterested and robotic. Paul Hopkins, the new Michael, basically smirks and wiseasses before getting (thankfully) crippled and left speechless for most of the show.

beyond the horrible casting, the story is sordid and so over the top that its difficult to get involved. the first Tales series had spunk...it felt fresh and alive. this version is just a pathetic soap opera knockoff. (wow its cable...we can show ass and say bad words, who needs a decent director?) the story line revolving around Brian and his binocular-driven lust affair is weak and frankly gross.

pathetic...


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