Toughlove (1985)



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This made-for-TV drama was inspired by the real-life Toughlove program, set up to help parents of kids with severe alcohol, drug and behavior problems. Lee Remick and Bruce Dern star as a middle-aged couple who have completely lost control of their teen-aged son Jason Patric. When all else fails, the couple joins Toughlove, adhering to the organization's policy of being cruel (but not abusive) in order to be kind. Their story alternates with the travails of Toughlove member Piper Laurie and her … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama
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as Jan Charters

as Rob Charters

as Darlene Marsh

as Gary Charters

as Kristen Marsh

as Scott Charters

as Max Wiley

as 3rd Leader

as Lloyd

as Bess Dawson

as Danny Dawson

as Barbara Wiley

as Mr. Griffin

as Calvin Dawson

as Car Dealer

as Group Leader

as Wanda

as Group Leader

as Mrs. Griffin (uncred...
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