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Johnny's Girl (1995)

Johnny and his young daughter move from L.A. to Alaska. He wants to make some distance between him and some nasty people and start over, while she just wants a normal life.

Director:

John Kent Harrison

Writers:

Kim Rich (book), John Kent Harrison (teleplay) (as John Harrison)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Treat Williams ... Johnny Ross
Mia Kirshner ... Amy Ross
Gloria Reuben ... Monica
Shirley Douglas ... Mrs. Hardwick
Diane Debassige Diane Debassige ... Francis
Janne Mortil ... Angie
Frank Cassini ... George
Dave 'Squatch' Ward ... T-Bone (as David Ward)
Jay Brazeau ... Tony Cozart
Barry Pepper ... Jimmy Zee
Lalainia Lindbjerg ... Debbie Tesky
Michael Tayles ... Floyd
Frank C. Turner ... Bear
Alex Diakun ... Joe Gimble
John Destry John Destry ... Doorman (as John Destrey)
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Johnny and his young daughter move from L.A. to Alaska. He wants to make some distance between him and some nasty people and start over, while she just wants a normal life.

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Country:

Canada | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 May 1995 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Amy et Johnny See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Filmed in 1993 but not broadcast until 1995. See more »

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A forgotten little gem
6 October 2003 | by bluebootSee all my reviews

Considering this film was released in 1995 it is very likely that, after its middle-of-the-night airing on British TV in 2003, a handful of extra filmbuffs may finally have had the pleasure of finally seeing this miniature gem.

All the way through I was moved by the compelling story and superbly (understated) subtle acting. I'd not realised before that Treat Williams is a good character actor, while his young co-star, Mia Kirshner, stole the film. I'd not heard of her before but boy she can act.

All I wish to say about this film is, if you have the chance to see it - do so. This is not a movie you'll forget in a hurry.


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