A two-part epic that "chronicles women's lives in the 20th century".




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A two-part epic that "chronicles women's lives in the 20th century".

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18 October 1998 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Daughters of the New World  »

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Kellie Martin was originally cast to play Susan Peterson. She had to drop out due to a family emergency. She was replaced by Charlotte Ross. See more »

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Poor plot, historical inaccuracies
26 October 1998 | by (Greenville, Illinois) – See all my reviews

This film has a hackneyed plot with only adequate acting. The historical inaccuracies with which it was filled, irritated me immensely. They show a radio broadcast being listened to (before radio stations, as such, existed) on a radio available only in the 1930's. First sequence showed crossing the Atlantic in 1895 on a sailing ship when these were obsolete. Referred to Greta Garbo in the '20's before she became a star in America. Showed travel in Wisconsin in 1914 in a stage coach! Young screen writers (or maybe authors) need to research history more thoroughly before putting their films on the air to be viewed by people who know more about these things than they do!

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