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Shattered Dreams (1990)

Not Rated
TV Movie | 94 min | Drama

Charlotte marries John. Things seem ok; John has a good job and he's going up in the world, working for the government. But every so often he loses his temper and Charlotte gets the brunt of his anger. During the 18 year course of their ...See moreCharlotte marries John. Things seem ok; John has a good job and he's going up in the world, working for the government. But every so often he loses his temper and Charlotte gets the brunt of his anger. During the 18 year course of their marriage, there are at least 8 incidents of physical abuse and countless of mental. Charlotte's family and friends tell her to leave John but she keeps going back, most likely because he has convinced her that she would be nothing without him. It finally explodes in a big divorce battle balancing on the cases of abuse. Written by See less
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May 13, 1990 (United States)

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Lindsay Wagner
Charlotte Fedders Charlotte Fedders   See fewer
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Michael Nouri
John Fedders John Fedders   See fewer
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5.9 / 10 | 128 votes