ABC Afterschool Specials (1972–1997)
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My Mother Was Never a Kid 

In 1981, a teenage girl named Victoria Martin is convinced that her mother doesn't understand the younger generation. After she bangs her head, Victoria is sent back in time to 1944 and meets her mother as a teenager.

Director:

Robert Fuest

Writers:

Jeffrey Kindley (screenplay), Francine Pascal (novel)
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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Rachel Longaker Rachel Longaker ... Cici
Mary-Beth Manning ... Victoria Martin
Holland Taylor ... Felicia Martin
Jane Lowry Jane Lowry ... Esther Drew
Elizabeth Ward Elizabeth Ward ... Nina Martin
Carol Morley Carol Morley ... Mrs. Serrada
Nancy Beatty Nancy Beatty ... Old Lady (as Nancy Beattie)
Gale Myron Gale Myron ... Steffi
Judith Grimley Judith Grimley ... Betty
Vincent Murray ... Steve
Jack Mather Jack Mather ... Store Manager
Joe Cosentino Joe Cosentino ... Ted Davis
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Thirteen-year-old Victoria thinks her mother doesn't understand her. When she's swept back in time to the 1940s, she meets another girl named Cici. Through Cici, Victoria discovers she and her mother aren't so different after all. Written by Anonymous

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Felicia Martin was born in 1929. See more »

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References The Wizard of Oz (1939) See more »

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AFTER SCHOOL SPECIAL
1 October 2000 | by dhig72See all my reviews

I saw this movie when it first aired as an after school special in 1981. I loved it then and have been searching in vain for it on VHS. I also read the novel entitled "HANGIN' OUT WITH CICI". Excellent time travel story.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 March 1981 (USA) See more »

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Mono

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