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Forbidden Choices (1994)





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In this film, based on Carolyn Chute's fascinatingly complex novel, Earlene Pomerleau lives in the backwoods community of Egypt, Maine. When she is swept off her feet by a studdish, irresponsible member of the much-despised Bean family, Earlene and her lover come to regret their impulsiveness.more
Rating: R
Genre: Drama
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Written By: Bill Phillips
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On DVD: Feb 8, 1995
Live Home Video


Martha Plimpton
as Earlene Pomerleau
Kelly Lynch
as Roberta
Rutger Hauer
as Reuben Bean
Patrick McGaw
as Beal Bean
Richard Sanders
as Mr. Pomerleau
Michael MacRae
as Cole Deveraux
Lance Robinson
as Beal Bean
Cazzeri Upton
as Rosie Bean
Kelli Russell
as Annie Bean
Sue Ann Gilfillan
as Aunt Hoover
Rae Adams
as Earlene
Susanna Burney
as Merry Merry
Marjorie Nelson
as Gram Pomerleau
Gary Taylor
as Granville Pollard
Michael Patten
as Fred Brown
Wren Walker
as Virginia
Jeff Steitzer
as Warren Olsen
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San Francisco Chronicle
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August 27, 2005

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