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The Gift of Love (1978)

Not Rated | | Drama, Romance | TV Movie 8 December 1978
This is the story of two people, from totally different backgrounds and social status. The boy is a Swiss immigrant working to help his impoverished family, and the girl comes from an ... See full summary »

Director:

Don Chaffey

Writers:

O. Henry (story "The Gift of the Magi"), Caryl Ledner
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Cast

Credited cast:
Marie Osmond ... Beth Atherton
Timothy Bottoms ... Rudi Miller
Bethel Leslie ... Agnes
June Lockhart ... Constance Schuyler
Donald Moffat ... William Schuyler
David Wayne ... O'Henry and Narrator
James Woods ... Alfred Browning
Sondra West Sondra West ... Mary O'Halloran
Robert Pierce ... Franz Hollner
Fred Stuthman ... Griggs
Peggy Rea ... Mrs. Mooney
Anne Ramsey ... Maeve O'Halloran
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Sarah Benoit ... Liesl's Mother
Lane Davies ... Browning Servant
Ray Duke Ray Duke ... Hack Driver
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Storyline

This is the story of two people, from totally different backgrounds and social status. The boy is a Swiss immigrant working to help his impoverished family, and the girl comes from an affluent family, and who is also engaged to someone, whom she really doesn't know or care. And she also doesn't tell him who she is. Written by <rcs0411@yahoo.com>

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Genres:

Drama | Romance

Certificate:

Not Rated
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 December 1978 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A szerelem ajándéka See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Osmond Productions See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Quotes

Griggs: Finish your primping Mary. It is time to set the table.
[Mary sticks her tongue out at him behind his back. Griggs exits]
Beth Atherton: Oh Mary!
[They both laugh]
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Touching Love Story
19 February 2000 | by CaileySee all my reviews

I thought that this was a very cute, touching love story. Marie Osmond always has such a kindness and sweetness about her that I couldn't help but care for her character and feel for her when she was being forced into a arranged marriage all the while her heart was with another man. I thought that the movie was very well done and it is the type of movie you walk away moved by.


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