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A Special Friendship (1987)

TV Movie | 95 min | Drama

During the American Civil War, a wealthy white woman and the black woman who was once her slave, join forces to fight for freedom and the abolition of slavery.
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Updated Mar 31, 1987

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Mar 31, 1987 (United States)

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18 cast members
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Tom Aldredge
Jefferson Davis Jefferson Davis   See fewer
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Richard Brooks
Matt Bowser Matt Bowser   See fewer
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LaShaunna Brown
Mary age 9 Mary age 9   See fewer
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LeVar Burton
Ben Sumner Ben Sumner   See fewer
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Akosua Busia
Mary Bowser Mary Bowser   See fewer
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Nate Bynum
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Patricia Elliott
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Ruth Gottlieb
Matron (as Ruth Gottlieb Moore) Matron (as Ruth Gottlieb Moore)   See fewer
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Cynthia Harris
Mrs. Van Lew Mrs. Van Lew   See fewer
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Tracy Pollan
Elizabeth Van Lew Elizabeth Van Lew   See fewer
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Josef Sommer
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Adam Storke
Tom Gadsden Tom Gadsden   See fewer
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Darla N. Warner
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Paris Peet
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Rodger Williamson
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6.5 / 10 | 20 votes