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About Sarah (1998)

When the matriarch of the family suddenly dies, custody of a mentally disabled mother is inherited by her normal daughter.

Director:

Susan Rohrer

Writers:

Susan Rohrer (story), Susan Rohrer (teleplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kellie Martin ... Mary Beth McCaffrey
Mary Steenburgen ... Sarah Elizabeth McCaffrey
Diane Baker ... Lila Hollingsworth
Marion Ross ... Grandma Rose McCaffrey
Nick Searcy ... Johnny
Chad Christ ... Mike
Steven Gilborn ... Lew Roth
Karen Rauch Karen Rauch ... Grace
William S. Taylor ... Judge Hillstrom (as William Taylor)
Aloma Wright ... Claudia Avery
Katherine Cortez ... Mrs. Hansen
Ariana Chase Ariana Chase ... Andrea J. Keating
Michael Emanuel ... Waterfront Park Worker
Richard Kuhlman ... Police Officer
Carlease Burke ... Waterfront Security Guard
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When the matriarch of the family suddenly dies, custody of a mentally disabled mother is inherited by her normal daughter.

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Drama

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 October 1998 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Des fleurs pour Sarah See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Fabulous!
4 October 1998 | by SchnugiSee all my reviews

Bravo! Mary Steenburgen presented a very believable and touching performance. The movie had all the critical elements: comedy, suspense, conflict, grief. It was heartwarming, but not "mushy"; wish they made more movies like this...


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