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The Staircase (1998)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama | Western  -  12 April 1998 (USA)
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A small chapel's choir loft survives incomplete with no staircase, until one day a mysterious drifter, with a background in carpentry, arrives in town.

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Mother Madalyn
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Joad (as William L. Petersen)
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Sister Margaret
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Mr. Mouly (as Justin Louis)
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Mr. Filger
Anthony Ritter
Jane E. Goold
Boots Southerland
Ben Fuhrman
Peter Quintana
Adan Sanchez
Stephanie Jones
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The sisters of the legendary Loredo Chapel in Santa Fe, New Mexico have lived for years with an unfinished choir loft, until one day a mysterious drifter (Petersen) arrives in town (just passing through), and is hired by the Reverend Mother (Hersey) to complete the work. Written by peanutlee33

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Fabulous!!
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I saw this movie when it aired on Lifetime back in 2004. I have never seen it since then, but have thought of it often. It left such an impression on me I've been searching for it lately. I found it finally and realized it was made just for television. The movie is fabulous- filled with great writing and acting. William Petersen is perfect, as always. This movie left me speechless and in tears. It's a wonderful story of faith, love, and compassion. Does anybody know how I can obtain a copy of this movie for my home? Is that possible with television movies?? I really would love to see it again. This is a must-have among my collection!!


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