Tru Confessions (2002)

TV Movie  |  TV-G  |   |  Drama, Comedy, Family  |  5 April 2002 (USA)
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Trudy Walker hated her life. She thought it was totally messed up until she found out about a contest that could change everything..



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Clara Bryant ...
Nicole Dicker ...
Craig Eldridge ...
Mr. Taylor
Jennifer Foster ...
Ms. Hinchey
Colm Magner ...
Coach Rice
Dr. Dean Cutler
Bruce Vavrina ...
Kelly Bodanis ...
Ms. Willow


Trudy 'Tru' Walker thought she had the worst life ever and having a father who was always working, a mother who never took her side, and a mentally challenged brother didn't help. But when Tru gets a chance to follow her dream and star in a TV Show, she finds out what it really means to be a family. Written by Chris Kelley <>

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Release Date:

5 April 2002 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Bienvenue chez Trudy  »

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Sometimes, when Tru says WTUV, her lips say KTUV. See more »


Eddie: [crying] It's not fair.
Tru: What's not fair, Eddie?
Eddie: I wanna be done being different.
Tru: Everybody's different, Eddie. Not just you.
Eddie: I'm REAL different! I wanna be the same as everybody else.
Tru: But... if you were just the same as everybody else, you wouldn't get all that special help in school... and you wouldn't be allowed to rollerblade in the house, and... and you wouldn't be the... amazing... brother... that I love.
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References Titanic (1997) See more »


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Amazing Movie
16 July 2002 | by See all my reviews

I used to love the disney channel when i was younger but since I have reached my teens I have found the channel not to be that great until this movie came on. This has got to be the best disney channel movie I have ever seen. It was touching and it was realistic and it showed people what its like to live with a developmentally disabled person. It also showed how cruel people can be to people with disabilities. It was an amazing movie and I would recommend it to anyone. (Beware though because if you are anything like me you are going to cry.)

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