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Mermaids (1990)
PG-13
110 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

An unconventional single mother relocates with her two daughters to a small Massachusetts town in 1963, where a number of events and relationships both challenge and strengthen their familial bonds.
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Patty Dann (novel) | June Roberts (screenplay)
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Release date
Dec 14, 1990 (United States)

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Bob Hoskins
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Winona Ryder
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Christina Ricci
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Jan Miner
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Betsy Townsend
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Richard McElvain
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Paula Plum
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Dossy Peabody
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William Paul Steele
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Pete Kovner
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Patricia Madden
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Justin Marchisio
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Caitlin Marie Bottomley
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Amy Gollnick
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Seacia Pavao
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Baxter Harris
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Carol Moss
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Denise Cormier
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Al Hodgkins
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Sandra Shipley
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Russell Jones
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Shawna Sullivan
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Michelle Faith
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Harry Cooper
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Lynda Robinson
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6.7 / 10 | 30,178 votes