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Lots of tears in this drama of devoted pediatrics nurse Susan Lansing (Spacek) who decides to become the foster mother of abandoned baby girl Annie, who's been diagnosed as HIV-positive. Then Annie's destitute birth mom (Parker), a former junkie dying of AIDS, resurfaces and decides she wants her daughter back. Sputters into melodrama but good performances by strong women, including Plowright as the nanny and Merkerson as a concerned hospital social worker. Based on a true story.

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Available on Running time 98 minutes.

Cast and Crew

Genres
Adoption & Orphans, AIDS, Hallmark Hall of Fame, True Stories, Doctors & Nurses, Parenthood
Screenplay
Cathleen Young, Lee Guthrie
Cast
Sissy Spacek, Mary-Louise Parker, Joan Plowright, S. Epatha Merkerson, Jack Noseworthy
Director
John Gray
Producer
Diane Walsh, Mary Gross, Ann Weston, Inc. Signboard Hill Productions, Hallmark Hall of Fame

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A Place for Annie
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Annie

This is one of the best films ever, its so sad but you will want to watch it iver and over - i did.