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Never Tell Me Never (1998)

This is the story of Janine Shepard, a world class skier faced with tragedy, being hit by a car and being told she will never walk again.

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Janine Shepherd
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Max Shepherd
Diane Craig ...
Shirley Shepherd
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Uncle Darryl
Paul Bishop ...
Scott
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Tim Blake
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Dr Adrian Cohen
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Pab
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Anna
Mouche Phillips ...
Meredith
Simon Cutter ...
Dr. Guildford
William Upjohn ...
ICU Registrar
Gosia Dobrowolska ...
Nurse Anne
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Nurse Jane
Robert Alexander ...
Dr John Stephen
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This is the story of Janine Shepard, a world class skier faced with tragedy, being hit by a car and being told she will never walk again.

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Janine - Wettkampf mit dem Schicksal  »

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Nancy: Make sure he keeps his skis on.
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Features High Road to China (1983) See more »

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Wheels of Love
Written by James Freud and Martin Plaza
Performed by Beatfish
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Sad and embarrassingly disappointing
12 January 2003 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

Embarassingly bad retelling of the Janine Shepherd story. Any connection with the travails Janine went through to learn to fly, marry and ultimately have three children is notional. The depictions of the some of the characters eg. Noel and Virginia, are so wide of the mark in respect of the real people involved as to be obscene.


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