The Tie That Binds (1995)

The Tie That Binds




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A conflict between the biological parents and the adoptive parents of a little girl turns into a brutal showdown in this graphically violent thriller. The whole sordid mess begins as two outlaws, John and Lean Netherwood are seen fleeing the scene of their latest crime. The urgency of the situation forces them to leave their little daughter Janie behind. The little girl has led a traumatic life and does not easily adjust to her new life with foster parents Dana And Russell Clifton, a couple as … More

Rating: R
Genre: Mystery & Suspense, Drama
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Written By: Michael Auerbach
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On DVD: Apr 11, 2000
Buena Vista

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One of the sleaziest movies of the year and certainly the most unpleasant.

January 1, 2000
USA Today
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Audience Reviews for The Tie That Binds

A Brilliant Thriller! Janie's been adopted by the perfect couple. With their help she can find a new life. If her real parents don't find her first.

Wahida K

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A fairly predictable thriller yet still pretty good. I closed my eyes twice!

Dannielle Albert

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