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A Father for Brittany (1998)

TV Movie  |  Not Rated  |   |  Drama  |  15 March 1998 (USA)
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Keith and Kim Lussier are a childless couple who are given custody of a 3-month-old foster child, Brittany. However, tragedy strikes when Kim dies of cancer in the middle of the adoption ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Keith Lussier
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Edna Humphreys
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Kim Lussier
Linda Sorensen ...
Marge Lussier
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Bob Minkowitz
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Jack
Jonathan Welsh ...
Robert Lussier
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Donna Minkowitz
Diana Belshaw ...
Bea
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Atty. Sam Turturro
Linda Brooks ...
Reporter #1
Hugo Dann ...
Father John
Dan Duran ...
Field Reporter
Deborah Grover ...
Judge Harriot Richardson
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Jacobs
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Keith and Kim Lussier are a childless couple who are given custody of a 3-month-old foster child, Brittany. However, tragedy strikes when Kim dies of cancer in the middle of the adoption process, leaving Keith to fight for Brittany's custody alone. Written by Brian Henke <Cincy43235@aol.com>

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Kind of predictable
19 March 2007 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

In Australia, this movie is called A Change of Heart, which really doesn't have much to do with anything but anyway, on with the review. I missed the title credits, so I spent a majority of the movie wondering who the actors that played Keith and Kim were, and why they seemed so familiar. When I realised it was Andrew McCarthy, and his wife was played by the actress who was the fiancée from Meet the Parents, that excited me a lot more than the actual movie's resolution.

The movie has its moments I suppose, where it tugs at the heartstrings and you really feel for Keith, but in the end, it was kind of easy to guess what was going to happen.


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