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A Death in the Family (2002)

TV Movie  |   |  Drama  |  2002 (USA)
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A young wife's religious faith is shaken when her husband dies in a car accident.

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(novel), (teleplay)
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A young wife's religious faith is shaken when her husband dies in a car accident.

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Wonderful drama with great performance by Annabeth Gish
26 March 2002 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

This fine production is a beautiful and faithful adaptation of the classic novel "A Death in the Family" about a 1915 Tennessee family with an almost idyllic life that is shaken with tragedy. In the lead role as Mary Follett, Annabeth Gish gives an amazing and touchingly real performance showing all the facets of this sensitive but strong woman who is a wife, mother, daughter, neice and sister to the other characters who are also excellently portrayed.


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