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Desperate Choices: To Save My Child (1992)

TV Movie | 100 min | Drama

When a young girl is diagnosed with leukemia, her father and stepmother must decide if they should risk their son's life by exploring his potentiality as a bone marrow donor.
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Writers
Sandra Jennings (story) (teleplay) | Maggie Kleinman (teleplay)
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Debra Neil-Fisher (as Debra Neil)
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Updated Oct 5, 1992

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Oct 5, 1992 (United States)

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Joanna Kerns
Mel Robbins Mel Robbins   See fewer
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Bruce Davison
Richard Robbins Richard Robbins   See fewer
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Joseph Mazzello
Willy Robbins (as Joe Mazzello) Willy Robbins (as Joe Mazzello)   See fewer
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Jeremy Sisto
Josh Ryan Josh Ryan   See fewer
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Bruce McGill
Dan Ryan Dan Ryan   See fewer
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Steven Gilborn
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Rondi Reed
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Ron Canada
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Reese Witherspoon
Cassie Robbins Cassie Robbins   See fewer
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J.D. Hall
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Phillip C. Curry
Judge Bloom (as Phillip Curry) Judge Bloom (as Phillip Curry)   See fewer
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William Newman
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Debby Shively
Angela Vincente Angela Vincente   See fewer
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Ed Foster Ed Foster   See fewer
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Benny (as Duke Moosekian) Benny (as Duke Moosekian)   See fewer
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John Schuyler (uncredited) John Schuyler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

6.5 / 10 | 212 votes