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Fifteen and Pregnant (1998)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  19 January 1998 (USA)
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Based on a true story, 15 year old Tina Spangler discovers she is pregnant. Her choices are abortion, adoption, or a lonely, exhausting life as a single parent. Abandoned by her boyfriend, ... See full summary »

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Evie Spangler
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Tina Spangler
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Cal Spangler
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Laurie Walsh
Karen Trumbo ...
Jane Walsh
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Rachel Spangler
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Adam Spangler (as Zach Sherman)
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Ray Hood
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Grandma Spangler
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Karen Gotarus
Tyler Gannon ...
Melody
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Dr. Ross
Joe Ivy ...
Dr. Warsaw
Rebecca Nachison ...
Mrs. Knapp
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Mrs. Crawley
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Based on a true story, 15 year old Tina Spangler discovers she is pregnant. Her choices are abortion, adoption, or a lonely, exhausting life as a single parent. Abandoned by her boyfriend, she turns to her mother. Tina discovers although it has torn her world apart, her pregnancy could re-unite her shattered family and help her find her true purpose in life. Written by Anonymous

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A child's secret. A mother's love. A family's rebirth. See more »

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When Caleb is born, his umbilical cord is not attached. After it is 'cut' there is no clip or remaining piece on his navel, it's completely bare. See more »

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Evie: He's sixteen, what he's gonna do, take her away on his skateboard?
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Fantastic movie
15 December 2004 | by (perth, Australia) – See all my reviews

i found "fifteen and Pregnant" to be a real moving story, also very true as to what would happen if a young girl was to get pregnant. Kirsten is a fantastic actor, especially in heart moving films like this one. her boyfriend is a drop kick and you can tell from the very beginning that he wont stick around, also the way he has the nerve to show up at the birth with his new girlfriend after just dumping Tina! very unappealing!

but overall this movie will make you laugh, cry and sometimes get mad all at the same time. i put this as one of my most favorite movies yet. Fantastic Film!


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