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The Secret Path (1999)

Unrated | | Drama | TV Movie 4 April 1999
A drama about a young, neglected white girl in the rural South who, with the help of an unlikely couple, finds the solace and nurturing needed to transform her downtrodden life.

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Honey
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Marie Foley
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Jo Ann Foley (age 14)
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Jo Ann (age 7)
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Hank Foley
Yolanda King ...
Ms. Evelyn
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Too Tall
Brenda Bazinet ...
Grandma Foley
William Greenblatt ...
Bobby Foley (child)
Lynda Mason Green ...
JoAnn age 40 (as Lyn Mason Green)
David Roemmele ...
Bobby age 15
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Young Paul
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Dr. Joe
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Lydia (as Aimee Castle)
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Karl
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The young daughter of an abusive grandfather finds happiness when she is with an older black couple. Her mother tries to overcome the family's problems, but is constantly beat back by her controlling father. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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4 April 1999 (USA)  »

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Chasing Secrets  »

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About as good as a made for TV movie gets.
7 April 1999 | by (San Antonio) – See all my reviews

I loved this film. Great story, great writing, superb acting. More than worth the time spent viewing it. Only downside is that it wasn't adapted for the big screen.


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