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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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Mike visible in the daycare scene shortly after Rachel Spangler decides to move in with her dad. See more »

Quotes

Melody: His name's Andrew which means strong but he looks kinda weak doesn't he.
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this film is so awesome
3 July 2006 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I first watched this film when i was ten years old and i loved it. i love babies and anything to do with babies. I now do health and social care and i realised what percentage of teenage girls actually get pregnant in a year. where i live in northolt we the second highest teenage pregnancy rate in england. But the main reason i liked this film is because it looks at what teenage mums or mums-to-be go through during or after their pregnancy. Fifteen and Pregnant also involved the good and bad possibilities that can happen and i think it showed any teenage girl who watch this film what to expect and will in the future. I would recommend this film to my friends. And it's one of those films that you watch over and over again. To be honest i watched it two days ago on true movies on sky. I think that more true stories like this should be shown in schools to cut down on pregnancy rates across the world. It may help, it may not, but we can try.


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