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Wrestling with Alligators (1998)

 -  Drama  -  18 January 1998 (USA)
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The story is set in 1959, Maddy is a teen-ager who has her first romance with carnival worker Will. Meanwhile her roommate, widow Claire is pregnant by garage owner Rick, whom she doesn't ... See full summary »

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Claire
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Lulu Fraker
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Mary
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Maddy Hawkins
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Susan Wright
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Ruby (as Angelica Torn)
Schuyler Grant ...
Delores
Gail Neil ...
Mabel
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Will
Linda Cook ...
Agnes
Margot Wood ...
Rita
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Pete (as Thomas Guiry)
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Tow Truck Man Bob
Sloane Shelton ...
Doris
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The story is set in 1959, Maddy is a teen-ager who has her first romance with carnival worker Will. Meanwhile her roommate, widow Claire is pregnant by garage owner Rick, whom she doesn't love. Written by Anonymous

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At the end of an era, her life was just beginning.

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What A Wonderful World
Written by George David Weiss and Bob Thiele
Performed by Louis Armstrong
Published by Abilene Music, Range Road Music Inc., and Quartet Music Inc.
Courtesy of Hot Club De France & Milan Entertainment Inc.
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23 July 2002 | by (Fresno, CA) – See all my reviews

There seem to be very few films with compelling teenage heroines, but this is one of them. Admittedly, some of the themes are cliched and the storyline is pretty predictable. However, I think it's worth watching if you like seeing strong female characters.


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