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Love Comes Softly (2003)

TV Movie  -   -  Romance | Western | Drama  -  13 April 2003 (USA)
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A young woman on her way to a new life in the 1800's suddenly finds herself a widow. Now she must live with a recently widowed young man and his daughter. Can any of them find love again?

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Woman in Wagon (as Janet Rotbaltt)
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Aaron Claridge dies while leading his pregnant wife Marty, an East coast teacher, on the wagon trail to the West. Destitute and unprotected, she accepts a marriage of convenience with widower Clark Davis to help raise his brat daughter Missie all winter, in spring he's prepared to pay for her return. Missie is hostile to 'mother substitute', but as the months pass Clark achieves a rapprochement. Written by KGF Vissers

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Marriage was the deal. Love was the surprise.

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El amor llega suavemente  »

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Katherine Heigl had to learn how to milk a cow for her role as Marty Claridge. See more »

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In one scene, Clark mentions "finding something in the icebox". Although the icebox was invented in 1840, it would not have been used by pioneers like them. The icebox relied on a regular delivery of ice to function. The iceman did not cometh. See more »

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Missie Davis: [Missie and Clark find the chicken coop a mess and the stump with blood on it] Looks like a coyote got in there, Pa.
Clark Davis: [looking at the stump] Or a wild woman with an axe.
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This was SO good!!!
22 November 2004 | by (Belmont, Ms) – See all my reviews

My best friend has this movie & watched it last Friday Night...all I can say was that probably was the best movie I have seen in a long time...I have the Love Comes Softly & When Comes the Spring Book Series by Jannette Oke...I loved them too...the movie was so good...I can't wait to see the next one..."Love's Enduring Promise", I am sure it will be good too...the actor that played Clark was SO good... he was always so calm & understanding...I really wish their was guys like that in this world...nowadays...I know the movie comes on Hallmark Channel, but we do not have that on our satellite...but I want to see the 2nd movie too...my sister has got Hallmark Channel & she watched Love's Enduring Promise & she said it was really good too...but she liked the first one better...I guess I will just wait til it comes out in video...won't I~


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