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Follow the Stars Home (2001)

Kimberly Williams and Caitlin Fein play a mother and child whose love conquers adversity.

Director:

Dick Lowry

Writers:

Luanne Rice (novel), Sally Robinson (teleplay) (as Sally Beth Robinson)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kimberly Williams-Paisley ... Dianne Parker-McCune (as Kimberly Williams)
Campbell Scott ... David McCune
Eric Close ... Mark McCune
Alexa PenaVega ... Amy Williams (as Alexa Vega)
Blair Brown ... Hannah Parker
Roxanne Hart ... Tess
Tim Ransom ... Buddy
Amanda Fein ... Julia Parker-McCune
Caitlin Fein ... Julia Parker-McCune
Patricia Belcher ... Counselor
Judith Drake ... Admitting Nurse
Suzy Nakamura ... Martha
Dan Eisenstein Dan Eisenstein ... Orderly
Octavia Spencer ... Hildy (as Octavia L. Spencer)
Jason Graham ... Nurse
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Storyline

Two brothers - one virtuous, one feckless - are in love with the same woman. She falls for Brother Wrong, carrying a torch for him even after he deserts her. But Brother Right remains steadfast and available. What's unusual here is why the bad brother pulls his disappearing act. Mark walks out on wife Dianne after learning that the baby they're expecting has severe genetic abnormalities. Dianne is nonetheless determined to bear her child, with support from her mother and Mark's brother David, a pediatrician whose love for Dianne is unspoken but obvious. How do they cope with the challenges of raising this little girl named Julia? Written by Terry Kelleher <people.com>

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In love and in life, one decision can change your whole world.

Genres:

Drama | Romance | Family

Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 May 2001 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Hallmark Hall of Fame: Follow the Stars Home (#50.4) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Heartwarming and Heartbreaking
20 June 2001 | by mrsnawahineSee all my reviews

This is such an incredible movie. It really makes you grateful for what you have. The cast is incredible and Kimberly Williams plays the part of a grief-sticken, struggling Mother beautifully. Catch it if you can.


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