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An American Daughter (2000)

TV Movie | 91 min | Drama

A Senator's daughter seems to have a lock on a nomination as the US Surgeon General, until a background check reveals she once neglected to return a jury-duty notice. Then she makes a mistake in comments about her homemaker mother that ...See moreA Senator's daughter seems to have a lock on a nomination as the US Surgeon General, until a background check reveals she once neglected to return a jury-duty notice. Then she makes a mistake in comments about her homemaker mother that leaves her open to a media blitz and her sure-fire nomination suddenly appears shaky. Written by John Sacksteder See less
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Writer
Wendy Wasserstein (play "An American Daughter") (teleplay)
Composer
Phil Marshall (as Philip Marshall)
Cinematographer
Albert J. Dunk (as Bert Dunk)
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Jun 5, 2000 (United States)

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Christine Lahti
Lyssa Dent Hughes Lyssa Dent Hughes   See fewer
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Tom Skerritt
Walter Walter   See fewer
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Jay Thomas
Timber Tucker Timber Tucker   See fewer
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Mark Feuerstein
Morrow McCarthy Morrow McCarthy   See fewer
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Stanley Anderson
Sen. Alan Hughes Sen. Alan Hughes   See fewer
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Blake Lindsley
Quincy Quince Quincy Quince   See fewer
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Matt Weinberg
Nicholas Nicholas   See fewer
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Caroline Aaron
Veronica Veronica   See fewer
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Cynthia Harris
Charlotte 'Chubby' Hughes Charlotte 'Chubby' Hughes   See fewer
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Lynne Thigpen
Dr. Judith B. Kaufman Dr. Judith B. Kaufman   See fewer
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Jane Carr
Patient (Mrs Kramer) Patient (Mrs Kramer)   See fewer
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Susan Krebs
Spicey Spicey   See fewer
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John Prosky
Tom Reynolds Tom Reynolds   See fewer
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Ping Wu
Dr. Chin Dr. Chin   See fewer
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Stanley Kamel
Dr. Blumberg Dr. Blumberg   See fewer
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Wendy Schenker
Mrs. Blumberg Mrs. Blumberg   See fewer
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Ana Mercedes
Carmelita Carmelita   See fewer
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Daniel Escobar
Hairdresser (as Daniel R. Escobar) Hairdresser (as Daniel R. Escobar)   See fewer
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Leslie Windram
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Tony Perez
Secretary Gutierrez Secretary Gutierrez   See fewer
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Terry Anzur
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Ted Garcia
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Lynne Marie Stewart
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Richard Saxton
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Young girl (uncredited) Young girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.8 / 10 | 111 votes