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Kathleen Russell
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Sam Field
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Dave Hebert (as Shawn Alex Thompson)
Janet Bailey ...
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Kevin Hicks ...
Jerry Russell
Barbara Gordon ...
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Sarah Rosen Fruitman ...
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Javier Del Campo
James Mainprize
Catherine Fitch
Wendy MacDonald
R.D. Reid
Valerie Boyle
Sharon Heldt
Kelly Kuz
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Kathleen's a hard-working single mother, who's saving to buy a house for herself and her daughter, Zoe. Sam's a businessman who has to pretend he has a family in order to close a deal with the mysterious Javier Del Campo. Sam owns the company that Kathleen works for, and as her boss, manages to convince her to help him out. But Del Campo is more than he seems, and it just might be Zoe who's making the real deal to get a new home for herself, her mother, and Sam. Written by Kathy Li

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Sam Field: What do I have to do to get you to forgive me?
Zoey Russell: [nonchalantly, with an innocent wide-eyed but slightly crafty "I've got you over a barrel here, don't I?" smile] A **pony** would be nice...
Sam Field: [disbelievingly] A **PONY** - -?
Zoey Russell: [nods and shruggily raises her eyebrows in a casual "Well, you **asked**" manner]
Sam Field: [with a short mirthless chuckle] You're one heck of a negotiator.
[pauses to think about this]
Sam Field: I could use you with Del Campo...!
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19 June 2001 | by (NC) – See all my reviews

I first saw this movie in a re-run, and only saw the last half. After seeing the last half, I just couldn't wait to watch it from beginning to end. This is the kind of movie that after you start watching it you just can't leave it for any reason until it's over. All of the actors and actresses just made it so believable that you felt like you were friends with the characters at the end. I didn't even realize that Roma Downey was playing Kathleen until I'd been watching it for a few minutes. You wouldn't expect her to be good at the part of a struggling single mother, but she really was. It had the perfect casting combination, and the writers also knew what they were doing. It had a great plot, and is a movie that people would enjoy at just about any age. It's rare that you see a movie like this on television today.


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