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The Miracle of the Cards (2001)

Unrated | | Drama | TV Movie 10 November 2001
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"The Miracle of the Cards" is based on the true story of Marion Shergold and her son, Craig, an eight-year-old English boy who had a brain tumor. Several events convinced Marion that God ... See full summary »

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Editor
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Marion Shergold
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Craig Shergold (as Thomas Sangster)
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Ernie Shergold
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Steve Shergold
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Sharon Shergold (as Jennifer Anne Carmichael)
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Coach
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Chinese Pharmacist
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Female Doctor
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Receptionist Queen Mary's (as Deni Delory)
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Dr. Belling (as Michael R. Dobson)
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Royal Marsden Nurse
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Dr. Farley Middleton
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"The Miracle of the Cards" is based on the true story of Marion Shergold and her son, Craig, an eight-year-old English boy who had a brain tumor. Several events convinced Marion that God was leading her to a cure for Craig and that the get-well cards he was receiving had the power to keep him alive, so she launched a worldwide campaign to break the Guinness record for receiving the most get-well cards. At the time, the world record seemed an impossible 1,000,265, but Craig received over 350 million cards from all over the world. Against the advice of her doctors, Marion followed one of those cards to America for Craig's miraculous cure. Written by Robert Woods

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Witness the power of faith. See more »

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Em busca de um milagre  »

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Catherine Oxenberg was 6 & 7 months pregnant during the making of this film. (Baby Maya Van Dien) See more »

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Referenced in The Passion: Films, Faith & Fury (2006) See more »

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A nice little movie- a bit slow
6 April 2002 | by See all my reviews

A bit slow, but it makes you involved in the movie and care what happens to the people. It is a pretty good movie, and not alot of people have seen it, but its still a nice movie. Not award winning, obviously, but it is worth the watching if nothing better is out. SEE IT 5\10 average


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