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Little Girls in Pretty Boxes (1997)

A gymnast moves to a gym where the top coach in the US is and has difficulties adjusting.

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Christopher Leitch
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Cast

Credited cast:
Swoosie Kurtz ... Allison Bryant
Courtney Peldon ... Katie Bryant
John Ashton ... Peter Bryant
Philip Casnoff ... Greg Radkin
Linda Hart ... Betty Parker
Jim Metzler ... David Cline
Nike Doukas Nike Doukas ... Terri Haynes
Lily Knight Lily Knight ... Tina Weston
Dee Fischer Dee Fischer ... Dana Parker
Aimee Walker Aimee Walker ... Diana Cline
Tracy Nicole Kerestes Tracy Nicole Kerestes ... Stephanie Weston
Jay Howarth Jay Howarth ... Tracy Dunne
Jennifer Paternoster Jennifer Paternoster ... Pamela Jackson
Jennifer Mitschel Jennifer Mitschel ... Sign Language Coach
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Vanessa Atler Vanessa Atler ... Katie Bryant Gym Double
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A gymnast moves to a gym where the top coach in the US is and has difficulties adjusting.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 January 1997 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Framgångens pris See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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I'd love to see that again starring Amy Jo Johnson ...
28 June 2004 | by IMDBmurphySee all my reviews

Rated this one 8/10, which for me is absolutely exceptionally as a TV movie rating, but it was well written (consequent ending), well directed (not too pathetic, as otherwise usual) and played more serious and substantial than the mainstream TV stuff.

I liked Swoosie Kurtz and especially John Ashton as the parents, showing how perceptions can change during the development of a storyline surely being found like this in many, many average family environments.

Courtney Peldon did a good job as well – but as I said above, I wonder what the marvelous Amy Jo Johnson has made out of it in Perfect Body (1997) (TV).


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