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Sarah, Plain and Tall (1991)

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Release Date: Feb 3, 1991 Wide

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The made-for-television film Sarah, Plain & Tall is a Hallmark Hall of Fame production about a single New England schoolteacher (Glenn Close) who responds to an advertisement by a Midwestern widower, who is asking for a bride to help him raise his two children. ~ Stephen Thomas Erlewine, Rovi

Mar 19, 1992

Republic Pictures Home Video

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Shows how love heals fears about outsiders

July 19, 2003 Full Review Source: Spirituality and Practice
Spirituality and Practice

Positively delightful family tale in the tradition of "Anne of Green Gables." Great, uplifting fun for everyone. .

July 26, 2002
Tooele Transcript-Bulletin (Utah)

Audience Reviews for Sarah, Plain and Tall

A movie to see for Walken fans. That's about all you'll get out of it.
March 10, 2008
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It's a Hallmark movie but it's tolerable.
March 3, 2009
SunilJawahir

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Loved the book, and enjoyed the movie.
January 7, 2008
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    1. Jacob Witting: My wife died six years ago.. I hope you don't expect--
    2. Sarah Wheaton: It's alright, Mr. Whitting, I didn't come here for love.
    3. Jacob Witting: What I meant is that the house is not in perfect order.. I didn't ask for love.
    – Submitted by Alannah D (2 years ago)
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