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Dawn Anna (2005)

TV-PG | | Drama | TV Movie 10 January 2005
The true story of a single mom who overcomes many of life's obstacles.

Director:

Arliss Howard (as Less R. Howard)

Writers:

Robert Munic (as Albert T. Lemme), Arliss Howard | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Debra Winger ... Dawn Anna Townsend
Alex Van ... Bink
Sam Howard Sam Howard ... Josh Townsend
Stephen Warner Stephen Warner ... Matt Townsend
Krista Rae ... Kristin Townsend
Tatiana Maslany ... Lauren 'Lulu' Dawn Townsend - age 12
Robert Theberge Robert Theberge ... Shane
Quinn Singer Quinn Singer ... Lauren 'Lulu' DawnTownsend
Patricia Harras ... Mary
Greg Lawson ... Dr. Emerson
Gillian Carfra Gillian Carfra ... Crisis worker
Yuri Yeremin Yuri Yeremin ... Himself
Lee Cameron ... Health teacher
Christine Hamilton Christine Hamilton ... Tall girl
Scott Arnold Scott Arnold ... Dr. Albert Bender
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The true story of a single mom who overcomes many of life's obstacles.

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Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »
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Official Sites:

Lifetime TV

Country:

USA | Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 January 2005 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Anikiti mitera See more »

Filming Locations:

Calgary, Alberta, Canada

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Technical Specs

Color:

Color
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Trivia

Based on the true story of Dawn Anna Townsend, a mother who tried to overcome life's obstacles after losing her daughter, Lauren "Lulu" Dawn Townsend. See more »

Quotes

Dawn Anna Townsend: Everything that's loud is hollow inside. A drum, a horn. You're not hollow, I know it. So come on, make me look bad. Give me a tough one.
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Dawn Anna is a very inspirational movie and a tearjerker
10 February 2005 | by bigchief0418See all my reviews

I loved this movie. It showed how you get through life's ups and downs and they couldn't have chose a better actress, Debra Winger. All of the cast acted as if they were a real family, I couldn't have asked for a better cast!! The only thing is that you have to watch the beginning of the movie to understand it, because if you don't watch the beginning you'll get lost.Dawn Anna lets you know that family is very important and spending time with your family is very important. Dawn Anna went through a lot and with the help of her kids and her very caring boyfriend she wouldn't have made it through. I rate this movie a 10 out of 10 stars. It has excellent actors/actresses, and excellent directory and filmography. I LUV THIS MOVIE SOOOOO MUCH!!!!!!!!!!


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