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Tru Confessions (2002)

TV-G | | Drama, Comedy, Family | TV Movie 5 April 2002
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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Clara Bryant ...
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Ginny Walker
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Bob Walker
Nicole Dicker ...
Denise
Kevin Duhaney ...
Jake
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Billy Meyer
Craig Eldridge ...
Mr. Taylor
Jennifer Foster ...
DeeDee
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Ms. Hinchey
Colm Magner ...
Coach Rice
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Dr. Dean Cutler
Bruce Vavrina ...
Librarian
Kelly Bodanis ...
Ms. Willow
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Nancy
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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 <kitagawa_kenta@hotmail.com>

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Bienvenue chez Trudy  »

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Trivia

Most of the movie was shot inside of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. In one of the scenes, when the children exit the ferry, the shot shows the CN Tower and other major buildings in Toronto. The school scenes were filmed at Danforth Collegiate and Technical Institute, which is located in Toronto. See more »

Goofs

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

Quotes

Eddie: Wow! Look at that!
Tru: Eew! It's a gross, disgusting spider web.
Eddie: No. It's perfect and beautiful and strong.
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References Gilligan's Island (1964) See more »

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WG#1
Written & Performed by Stanley A. Smith
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Ten stars for Shia Labeouf's performance.
29 May 2002 | by (Metairie, Louisiana) – See all my reviews

I mean he's not even Twenty yet, and he is already showing he's good at drama as well as comedy. He is like the next Robin Williams. You may know him best has the goofy oddball brother in Even Stevens. But in this film he plays Eddie, a teenager strugling with a mental disabilty, who tries to make the best out of things. He gave a real good performance. Clara Bryant also gave a good performance has Tru, Eddie's sweet but uptight sister. Mare Winningham is good has there patient mom. A sweet film for the whole family.


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