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Sex & the Single Mom (2003)

TV Movie  |  TV-14  |   |  Drama  |  8 September 2003 (USA)
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A single mother has to come to terms with her own hypocrisy when she carries on an out-of-wedlock affair while preaching celibacy to her teen daughter.

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Jess Gradwell
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Deena
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Nick Gradwell
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Tyler
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Chad
Barbara Gordon ...
Valerie
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Alyssa
Stacy Smith ...
Emma
Heather Blom ...
Leeza
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Harrison
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April Gradwell
Geordie Brown ...
Frankie (as Geordan Brown)
Jamie Bradley ...
Howard
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Storyline

Jess is a single mother who has always been close to her 15-year-old daughter Sara. When Sara thinks about having sex with her new boyfriend, Jess gets overprotective. But then, Jess meets a newly single doctor and has an affair, while forgetting what she has tried to teach her daughter. The consequences are heavy and starts to tear her and her daughter apart. Written by Anonymous

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She's doing everything she told her daughter not to do.

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During the dinner scene with Jess and Alex, Jess takes a sip of her wine and places the glass back on the table, which causes the wine to move in the glass. In the next shot, the wine is completely still like the glass was never moved. And then in the next shot, the wine is slowly moving after being placed down. See more »

Quotes

Jess Gradwell: My heart is broken, but I'm alive, and he did that. And when you're alive, you feel pain. Those are the rules.
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Good show!
18 February 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

A Good movie though the script does get a bit hokey at times. It's not trying to change the world, just share a story. O'Grady & Show as the lead characters share quite an electrical chemistry & the 2 are a great pair on screen. It's as if they "know" each other! O'Grady is a beauty & Show is a babe! What a team! From a literary standpoint, there are some incredible themes and the filming of the parallel themes of the the mother rediscovering her sexuality while her daughter begins to discover hers, are well done. The mother/daughter relationship overtones, not just between O'Grady's character & her young teen, but between O'Grady & her mother, were interesting, realistic & could have been further pursued a bit. Over all, it's a chick flick, but a good flick!


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