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My Louisiana Sky (2001)

A 12-year-old girl re-evaluates her relationship with her developmentally disabled parents.

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Dorie Kay
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Tiger Ann Parker
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Jewel Ramsey
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Corrina Ramsey Parker
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Lonnie Parker
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Magnolia
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Jesse Wade Thompson
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Mrs. Thompson
Robert Haley ...
Mr. Thompson
Rudy Webb ...
Otis Calhoun
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Milton Lambert
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Shorty
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Abby Lynn Anders
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Dr. Randall
Barry Stillwell ...
Brother Dave
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A 12-year-old girl re-evaluates her relationship with her developmentally disabled parents.

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It was the summer Aunt Dorie Kay came home... and nothing would ever be the same again. See more »

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13 May 2001 (USA)  »

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Az otthon kék ege  »

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Abby Lynn: Where'd you get your hair cut?
Tiger Ann Parker: In Baton Rouge when I went to visit my aunt.
Abby Lynn: It kinda looks like Audrey Hephburn.
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Kelsey Keel makes this movie
27 June 2002 | by (DVD Drive-In) – See all my reviews

I might be completely biased because Kelsey Keel is a local girl from my neck of the woods who went to high school across the street from me, but she is superb in this film. After winning two Awards for her work in this film (a Daytime Emmy and a Young Artist Award), I hope she continues to find work in films and ages with grace and maturity on-screen. Juliette Lewis and Shirley Knight provide able support, but the fact that the entire film is shown from Tiger Ann's point of view only provides Keel with some magnificent characterization and plenty of screentime that should have earned her star billing. Magnificent coming of age story that should be seen by audience members of all ages that suffers from being shown on ShowTime and seeing a less than adequate home video release.


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