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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
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Bob
Nicole Dicker ...
Denise
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Jake
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Billy
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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Storyline

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

Mare Winningham or "Ginny" 's husband in the movie is a neuro surgeon and Mare guest starred on the ABC hit "Grey's Anatomy" as the main characters step mom and her step daughter was married to a neuro surgeon. See more »

Goofs

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

Quotes

Tru: If athletes get athlete's foot, what do astronauts get?
Eddie: I don't know.
Tru: Missile-toe.
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References Titanic (1997) See more »

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Am I the Only One
Performed by Barenaked Ladies
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great movie that shows the tender love between brother and sister
26 December 2002 | by See all my reviews

LaBeouf has gone dramatic! this movie is a change from his comedic role in the sitcom even stevens. i must give shia two thumbs up. he is a great actor. movies like this generally make me cry. i shed a little tear or two but not a lot. if you want some good drama and a good cry on the side, check this out. it'll teach you the importance of love and family. 8 stars out of 10. p.s. keep your tissues handy!


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