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A Good Baby (2000)

 -  Drama  -  1 December 2000 (USA)
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A young loner wandering the back roads of North Carolina comes across an abandoned baby. He immediately starts seeking the baby's parents, but starts developing a bond with the child that ... See full summary »

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Raymond Toker
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Truman Lester
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Josephine Priddy
Danny Nelson ...
Hindmarch
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Allison Glenn ...
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Jerry Foster ...
Trout
Jerry Rushing ...
Wallace
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Hannah Grady ...
Baby
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Cal
Lance Holland ...
Man Fixing Truck
Bob Post ...
Man Fixing Truck
Palma Kauppert ...
Woman Shaking Rug
April Chapman ...
Farm Woman
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A young loner wandering the back roads of North Carolina comes across an abandoned baby. He immediately starts seeking the baby's parents, but starts developing a bond with the child that explores his own isolated roots. In true bad guy fashion, a traveling salesman appears and truths about the baby's origin start to unravel. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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A simple moving tale
13 November 2000 | by (New Haven Ct.) – See all my reviews

filmed in North Carolina, slow and hillbilly-like, laconic. This tender tale meanders through this poverty stricken crik, giving us a glimpse into the lives of these poor and simple folk; showing us how tragedy, longing, bitterness and love are all entwined; and how the people there, alone and cut off from the world, manage on their own.


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