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Scattered Dreams (1993)

TV-PG | | Drama | TV Movie 19 December 1993
It is about a loving couple which trying to make a living in 1951 Florida. When they are arrested, for a crime they didn't commit. The pair are given long jail terms and ripped from their ... See full summary »

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Neema Barnette

Writer:

Karen Croner
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tyne Daly ... Kathryn Messenger
Gerald McRaney ... George Messenger
Sonny Shroyer ... Sheriff Ashford
Andrew Prine ... Sandstrom
Macon McCalman ... Virgil
Ramsay Midwood Ramsay Midwood ... Leroux
Alicia Silverstone ... Phyllis Messenger
Sean Bridgers
Elizabeth Grillo Barbeau Elizabeth Grillo Barbeau
Bob Hannah ... (as Robert Hannah)
Blair Struble Blair Struble ... June Messenger
Lindsay Broockman Lindsay Broockman ... Annette Messenger
Frank Hoyt Taylor ... (as Frank Taylor)
Deacon Dawson ... Mr. Cooper
Rebecca Koon ... Prisoner - State Prison
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Storyline

It is about a loving couple which trying to make a living in 1951 Florida. When they are arrested, for a crime they didn't commit. The pair are given long jail terms and ripped from their children, so they begin a stunning fight for justice that has them facing the ruthless sheriff responsible for their incarceration.

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Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 December 1993 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Scattered Dreams: The Kathryn Messenger Story See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$3,700,000 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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When Katherine and George Messenger are taken to prison there is razor wire on the fences. According to Wikipedia it is only from the early 1970s that unreinforced barbed tape was commonly used in perimeter barriers of US prisons. This movie was based in the 1950's well before the introduction of this form of security barrier. See more »

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16 February 2019 | by carolrogers-13727See all my reviews

This movie shows the depths of the love of a parent and the determination to make wrongs right. Great film!


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