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Hannah Free (2009)

Not Rated | | Drama | 11 December 2009 (USA)
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A film about a lifelong love affair between an independent spirit and the woman she calls home.

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Credited cast:
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Older Hannah
Maureen Gallagher ...
Older Rachel
Kelli Strickland ...
Adult Hannah
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Adult Rachel
Taylor Miller ...
Marge
Jax Jackson ...
Greta (as Jacqui Jackson)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Uncle Alice ...
Activities Aide (as Shawn Murray)
Adario Backus ...
Orderly Pushing Wheelchair
Marcy Baim ...
Waitress
Dolly Baruch ...
Resident in Park and Playing Backgammon
Dana Bernadine ...
Park Nurse's Aide
Sharon Brown ...
Nurse's Aide
Elaine Carlson ...
Day Nurse
Quinn Coleman ...
Infant Marge
Alice Cooperman ...
Resident in Garden
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Hannah and Rachel grew up as little girls in the same small Midwest town, where traditional gender expectations eventually challenge their deep love for one another. Hannah becomes an adventurous, unapologetic lesbian and Rachel a strong but quiet homemaker. Weaving back and forth between past and present, the film reveals how the women maintained their love affair despite a marriage, a world war, infidelities, and family denial. Written by Anonymous

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A story about living and loving and letting go.

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Not Rated

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$200,000 (estimated)
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Bein' with You
Written by Martie Marro and Wendy Jo Carlton
Performed by Martie Marro, Laurie Lee Moses and Wendy Jo Carlton
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beautiful
17 January 2011 | by (Moscow) – See all my reviews

so simple and yet so moving. i have not seen a lesbian movie like this in years. in a way it resonates with the story of the two old ladies in "if these walls could talk 2", and i could not help but think about gay couples living together and loving each other no matter what and then so ruthlessly separated right at the time when they need each other so much. i hope there comes a time when we no longer have to face it.

..it is true to life, and that is why for me it felt easy and natural to relate with the two women. they are no perfect, but they are so beautiful loving and caring.

one other thing i loved about this movie - it has something in it that allows to make it a theatre play. it is somehow crying out to be staged, and maybe one day it will.

and Sharon, thank you for amazing acting. superb, as always.


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