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Amy & Isabelle (2001)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  4 March 2001 (USA)
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In 1971, in the small town of Shirley Falls, in Maine, the odd and lonely secretary Isabelle Goodrow raises her teenager daughter Amy alone. She has only two friends in her job among her ... See full summary »

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Isabelle Goodrow
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Amy Goodrow (as Hanna R. Hall)
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Peter Robertson
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Bev
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Dottie
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Arlene
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Rosie
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Lenora
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Stacy
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Avery Clark
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Paul Bellows
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Karen Keane
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Julie McGinn
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In 1971, in the small town of Shirley Falls, in Maine, the odd and lonely secretary Isabelle Goodrow raises her teenager daughter Amy alone. She has only two friends in her job among her gossiper colleagues. When her overprotected daughter is seduced by her mathematic teacher Peter Robertson, the world of Isabelle falls apart. She becomes lost and loses her confidence on Amy, spoiling their relationship. Their bond gets tied again when Isabelle discloses her inner secrets from the past to Amy. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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The story of a mother and a daughter with nothing in common but the same dark secret.

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4 March 2001 (USA)  »

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Oprah Winfrey Presents: Amy and Isabelle  »

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Excellent movie!!!
26 November 2001 | by (Bangkok) – See all my reviews

Amy and Isabelle is the best movie I've seen in a long time. It's comparable to a classic like The Scarlet Letter (novel). This movie has layers of meaning and it really makes you think. Loved it!!! It takes place during a hot summer in a mill town. It's all about women's work and women's lives, fantastic!!!


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