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Miracle in the Woods (1997)

TV-PG | | Drama | TV Movie 26 October 1997
Two women find that their inheritance includes a secret tenant who has waited decades for justice.

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Joe Slowensky
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Meredith Baxter ... Sarah Weatherby
Della Reese ... Lilly Cooper
Patricia Heaton ... Wanda Briggs
Anna Chlumsky ... Gina Weatherby / Field Pea
David Hunt ... Eddie Briggs
Sanaa Lathan ... Young Lilly
Randy Brooks ... Henry Cooper Sr.
Tim DeZarn ... Corrupt Sheriff (as Tim de Zarn)
Thom Gossom Jr. ... Henry Cooper Jr.
Mark Joy ... Jerry Weatherby
Bill Nelson Bill Nelson ... D.W. Boyd
Charles McLawhorn Charles McLawhorn ... Reverend
Ed Grady ... Attorney
Sharlene Thomas Sharlene Thomas ... Asylum Nurse
Dee Thompson ... Farmer at Dance
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Quarreled sisters; Sarah and Wanda inherit property from their mother. It has always belonged to the family. Sarah insists on selling it as soon as possible because she has many difficulties. She goes there with her daughter; Gina. Wanda, on the other hand, wants to keep the property in family. They soon discover that it's not abandoned. Old lady, Lilly Cooper has been living there for many years and doesn't want to leave the house, at least, not as long as she can meet her son. Written by Anonymous

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Three Generations of Women United By the Precious Gift of Love

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 October 1997 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Csoda a rengetegben See more »

Filming Locations:

Wilmington, North Carolina, USA

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Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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If you have tears, prepare to shed them
29 April 2000 | by NozzSee all my reviews

It's just a formulaic tear-jerker, but Della Reese is wonderful. It's a pity there can't be one of her to act all the time and another one to sing all the time.


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