MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 17,943 this week

In from the Night (2006)

TV Movie  |   |  Drama  |  23 April 2006 (USA)
6.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.4/10 from 259 users  
Reviews: 8 user

After ten years without contact, Bobby Miller (16) shows up famished, exhausted and nightmare-ridden at would be-author Victoria 'Vicki' Miller's home. He ran away from his wicked, selfish ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(book), (teleplay), 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

Family Entertainment Guide

Check out IMDb's comprehensive Family Entertainment Guide for recommendations for movies and TV series for every age and every viewing platform.

Visit our Family Entertainment Guide

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 205 titles
created 13 Jan 2011
 
a list of 65 titles
created 29 Oct 2011
 
a list of 8002 titles
created 20 Oct 2012
 
a list of 25 titles
created 9 months ago
 
a list of 321 titles
created 6 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: In from the Night (TV Movie 2006)

In from the Night (TV Movie 2006) on IMDb 6.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of In from the Night.

User Polls

1 nomination. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Back When We Were Grownups (TV Movie 2004)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

"Once upon a time, there was a woman who discovered that she had turned into the wrong person." Based on Anne Tyler's novel, the movie centers on Rebecca Davitch, a 53-year-old single ... See full summary »

Director: Ron Underwood
Stars: Blythe Danner, Faye Dunaway, Peter Fonda
Pictures of Hollis Woods (TV Movie 2007)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

After running away from her last foster placement with the Regan family, twelve year old Hollis Woods is placed with a new foster mother, the loving, retired art teacher, Josie Cahill. ... See full summary »

Director: Tony Bill
Stars: Sissy Spacek, Alfre Woodard, Jodelle Ferland
Emma's Wish (TV Movie 1998)
Comedy | Fantasy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A lonely retirement home resident obtains a magical ring on her 75th birthday which grants her wish to again be young. Awakening the next morning she finds herself to be 40 years old again.... See full summary »

Director: Mike Robe
Stars: Joanna Kerns, Harley Jane Kozak, William R. Moses
Ellen Foster (TV Movie 1997)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

After her mother's death, a young girl is separated from her abusive father and is sent between her various friends and relatives, always longing to find a place to call home.

Director: John Erman
Stars: Julie Harris, Jena Malone, Ted Levine
Steel Magnolias (TV Movie 2012)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Six Louisiana women (Queen Latifah, Phylicia Dashed, Adepero Oduye, Condola Dashed, Jill Scott, Alfre Woodard) father at a beauty salon for their Dailey dose of female bonding.

Director: Kenny Leon
Stars: Queen Latifah, Alfre Woodard, Afemo Omilami
Crime | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Louis Mahe is a tobacco planter at Reunion Island. He is waiting for Julie Roussel to marry her. He only knows her by mail. The woman that comes does not like the picture he got, but he ... See full summary »

Director: François Truffaut
Stars: Catherine Deneuve, Jean-Paul Belmondo, Nelly Borgeaud
The Locket (TV Movie 2002)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A young man taking care of his dying mother is distraught and grief-stricken when she finally passes away. On the advice of his doctor, he takes a job in an upscale nursing home, and is ... See full summary »

Director: Karen Arthur
Stars: Vanessa Redgrave, Chad Willett, Marguerite Moreau
Action | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

As the world succumbs to a zombie apocalypse, Cole, a hardened mercenary, is chasing the one person who can provide a cure. In his way aren't only the flesh-eating, super-athletic cannibals... See full summary »

Director: Mark McQueen
Stars: Craig Fairbrass, Danny Dyer, MyAnna Buring
To Love and Die (TV Movie 2008)
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A young woman deals with her abandonment issues by reconnecting with her estranged dad, a contract killer who recruits her into his line of work.

Director: Mark Piznarski
Stars: Shiri Appleby, Ivan Sergei, Kristin Dattilo
Fallen Angel (TV Movie 2003)
Romance | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

When his father dies, Terry (Gary Sinese) returns to the house where he grew up, planning to stay only long enough to clean and settle the estate. Yet something indescribable keeps him ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Switzer
Stars: Gary Sinise, Joely Richardson, Gordon Pinsent
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Two adventures between Europe and Africa. The true story of Yaguine e Fodè. The story of Thabo and Rocco, victims of the football slavery.

Director: Paolo Bianchini
Stars: Angela Finocchiaro, Diego Bianchi, Giobbe Covatta
To Love, Honor and Deceive (TV Movie 1996)
Crime | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A woman gets involved with a policeman after her husband, a complete scoundrel, and her son are lost at sea and presumed dead.

Director: Michael W. Watkins
Stars: Vanessa Marcil, James Wilder, Leland Orser
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Vicki Miller
...
Bobby
...
Aiden Byrnes
...
Vera Miller
...
Dr. A. Gardner
...
Rob Miller
...
Ruth Miller Hammond
...
Chet Hammond
...
Priscilla Miller
Nicholas Ballas ...
Abe Nolan
...
Tristan
...
Ned Alvarez
...
Dr. Myra Chen
...
Snakeman
Mary Evans ...
Dr. Knapp
Edit

Storyline

After ten years without contact, Bobby Miller (16) shows up famished, exhausted and nightmare-ridden at would be-author Victoria 'Vicki' Miller's home. He ran away from his wicked, selfish mother Priscilla and spineless dad, Vicky's brother Rob. Their late dad took Bobby away as a neglected baby to be raised with Vicky's sister Ruth, her husband and their kids, until dad's death allowed his Bobby's dad Rob to file successfully to regain custody. Soon after, Victoria has to choose between concentrating on her novelist career, aided by brilliant publishing adviser Aiden Byrnes, or help doing the right thing for Bobby, and blood proves strong enough to engage lawyer-friend Ned Alvarez to fight for emancipation. But gaining that doesn't solve everything for the uneducated though bright knave, who soon makes makes dubious punker 'friends' and harbors a dark trauma. Written by KGF Vissers

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

23 April 2006 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Hallmark Hall of Fame: In from the Night (#55.3)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Dr. A. Gardner: You like computers?
Bobby: Yeah.
Dr. A. Gardner: What do you like about them?
Bobby: [pauses to think] They're not emotional. They're like me.
Dr. A. Gardner: In what way?
Bobby: We're both machines.
See more »

Connections

Edited into Hallmark Hall of Fame (1951) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Sweet
24 April 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Marcia Gay Harden plays Vicki, a woman who has cut herself off from her dysfunctional family in order to write. One night, she gets a very unexpected visit from her 16-year-old nephew Bobby (Taylor Handley). He looks tired, hungry, and depressed. So begins the journey of Vicki and Bobby.

I didn't think that I was going to like this movie. It seemed like just another boring Hallmark movie. However, after not being able to get the previews out of my head, I realized I needed to watch this movie. So I did. I was most pleasantly surprised.

Both Marcia Gay Harden and Taylor Handley are perfect for their roles. The transformations of the two, especially Bobby's, are timeless. It's a very sweet story of two people trying to find themselves.

Props to the cast. The acting was superb. I really enjoyed this movie (I'm glad I taped it so I can watch it again!).

I give it 9 out of 10 (I took off because I believe that some of the characters needed more screen time, i.e. Thomas Gibson's character).


10 of 11 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
please help!!!! bopeep1234
Waiting for this film pauliehoff
Dogs in the Movie tammu2005
What did you think? achilles_monkey
jewelry from movie LaLaMe
Aired again? freestyle16h
Discuss In from the Night (2006) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?