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Ellen Foster (1997)

PG-13
TV Movie | 94 min | Drama

After her mother's death, a young girl is separated from her abusive father and is sent between her various friends and relatives, always longing to find a place to call home.
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Kaye Gibbons (novel) | Maria Nation (teleplay) | William Hanley (teleplay)
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Updated Dec 14, 1997

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Dec 14, 1997 (United States)

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Julie Harris
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Kate Burton
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Lynne Moody
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Allison Jones
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7.1 / 10 | 372 votes