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Love Takes Wing (2009)

TV-PG | | Family, Western | TV Movie 4 April 2009
This is a Christian film from Janette Oke's Love Comes Softly series. Belinda Simpson is recovering from the loss of her husband. She arrives in a small Missouri town to become the local ... See full summary »

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Rachel Stuhler, Janette Oke (book)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Sarah Jones ... Belinda
Haylie Duff ... Annie
Jordan Bridges ... Lee Owens
Cloris Leachman ... Miss Hattie Clarence
Patrick Duffy ... Mayor Evans
Lou Diamond Phillips ... Ray Russell
Erin Cottrell ... Missie
Annalise Basso ... Lillian
Time Winters ... Gus
Bonnie Root ... Mrs. Pine
John Bishop ... John Pine
Kevin Scott Richardson ... Clerk
Craig K. Bodkin Craig K. Bodkin ... Sheriff
Dave Rodgers Dave Rodgers ... Stage Coach Driver
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Bob Ross Bob Ross ... Townsmen
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Storyline

This is a Christian film from Janette Oke's Love Comes Softly series. Belinda Simpson is recovering from the loss of her husband. She arrives in a small Missouri town to become the local doctor. The town doesn't immediately take to a female doctor. She's also faced with the challenge of an infection in the town, that everyone believes came from the local orphanage. With the help of her friend, Annie, and a young blacksmith, Lee Owens, Belinda seeks a cure. Written by Alena

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Genres:

Family | Western

Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 April 2009 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Love Takes Wing See more »

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Budget:

$2,000,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Kevin Richardson was a "boy band" star and Haylie Duff has spent time in her career singing on her own and with her sister Hillary Duff, best known for her 90s girl pop career. See more »

Quotes

Belinda Simpson: [after a townsman tried to burn down the orphanage] I don't understand how someone can believe God wanted them to do such a thing.
Hattie Clarence: If you want to believe something badly enough, you look for justification. What he did had nothing to do with God.
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Connections

Followed by Love's Everlasting Courage (2011) See more »

Soundtracks

Like A Child
Lyrics Lou Diamond Phillips
Music Terry Plumeri
Vocals June Angela
Loudplum Music BMI
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love takes wing, city in movie
20 April 2009 | by nanhobbsSee all my reviews

I live in Sikeston Mo and this movie said it was filmed in Sikeston Mo. Can anyone give me any information on who came up with the town name? I looked up the writer and she came from Canada. I thought the movie was great and especially was excited when my town and state was mentioned several times in the movie. I cannot seem to find out any information on the internet so I thought I would try this comment section. thanks for any info on this and if you can direct me to a place on the net where i can look this up. several residents in my home town are anxious to find out how this came about. this is the most excitement to happen here.


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