Digging to China (1998)



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In mid '60s New Hampshire, Mrs. Frankovitz has two daughters, Gwen and troubled 10-year-old Harriet. One day Harriet finds a playmate -- retarded Ricky Schroth. When Mrs. Frankovitz dies, Harriet has to take orders from Gwen. When she eventually learns that Gwen is her mother, Harriet tries to run away.

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Cathy Moriarty
as Mrs. Frankovitz
Nicole Burdette
as Miss Mosher
Annie Jaynes
as Young Harriet
Gareth Williams
as Tow Truck Driver
Alan Mruvka
as Tow Truck Driver No. 2
J.C. Quinn
as Minister
R. Keith Harris
as Flirting Man
Nicole Namer
as Girl in Classroom
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Critic Reviews for Digging to China

All Critics (7) | Top Critics (1)

A groundbreaking performance by Kevin Bacon

Sep 17, 2002 | Rating: 3/5

A pleasant coming-of-age film about a ten year-old female misfit and her friendship with a retarded young man.

Mar 3, 2002 | Full Review…

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A great movie!

Leo L
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