Samantha (1992)





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When an adopted 21-year-old finds that she was adopted, she forsakes her adopted parents and goes on a crazed hunt to discover her real parents. When at last she finds them, she is disappointed to discover that they are very empty and shallow people; her adoptive parents earn a new respect in her eyes.
Comedy , Television
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Academy Entertainment


Martha Plimpton
as Samantha
Mary Kay Place
as Marilyn
Ione Skye
as Elaine
I.M. Hobson
as Father O'Rourke
Maryedith Burrell
as Mrs. Otto/Mrs. Samantha
Bea Marcus
as Mrs. Schtumer
Robert Picardo
as Mr. Otto
Dody Goodman
as Mrs. Higgins
Shay Astar
as Young Samantha
Randy Pelish
as Ed Perlmutter
Sandra Kinder
as Phyllis Perlmutter
Jack Blessing
as Herman Hathaway
Lora Staley
as TV Reporter
Alan Toy
as Manpower Dispatcher
Philip Tanzini
as College Boyfriend
David Rogge
as College Boyfriend
Adam Biesk
as College Boyfriend
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Critic Reviews for Samantha

All Critics (3) | Top Critics (1)

The movie, which is intended as a comedy, turns into a test of patience.

Full Review… | December 31, 1999
Chicago Sun-Times
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July 25, 2002

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Hilarious! Crazy funny movie.

Leo L
Leo L

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