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Miss Lettie and Me (2002)

The life of a physically and emotionally isolated woman brightens considerably when her feisty grandniece visits.

Director:

Ian Barry

Writers:

Katherine Paterson (short story "Poor Little Innocent Lamb From A Midnight Clear"), Dalene Young (teleplay)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Mary Tyler Moore ... Lettie Anderson
Holliston Coleman ... Travis
Charles Robinson ... Isaiah Griffin
Burt Reynolds ... Samuel Madison
Irma P. Hall ... Rose Griffin
Marguerite Hannah Marguerite Hannah ... Nadine
Laura-Shay Griffin Laura-Shay Griffin ... Miss Fleming
Jennifer Crumbley ... Alison (as Jennifer Crumbley Bonder)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Sharon Blackwood ... Bettina
Jackie Prucha ... Polly
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The life of a physically and emotionally isolated woman brightens considerably when her feisty grandniece visits.

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little girl | black man | See All (2) »

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Years of heartache tore her family apart. This holiday season, one young girl brings them together again.

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Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 December 2002 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

La señorita Lettie y yo See more »

Filming Locations:

Griffin, Georgia, USA

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Stereo

Color:

Color
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Holliston Coleman and Mary Tyler Moore both appeared in the same season of ER but did not share an episode. See more »

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Sweet little film
9 December 2002 | by imdbfan30See all my reviews

A feel good film that won't win any awards but will leave you 'feeling good.' It was very predictable (as expected), but not boring by any means. There was just the right touch of sentiment, you ended up caring about the characters and happy that it ended just the way you thought it would.

Holliston Coleman was delightful as the little girl. The rest of the cast also held their own in their respective roles.

I absolutely loved the house which I have read was the Brookfield Plantation in Griffin, GA. A beautiful old mansion and a quiet and charming town, just like you picture a small town in the south to be.

All in all worth a viewing, especially around the holidays.


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