Small Sacrifices (1989)

Small Sacrifices





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The two-part TV movie Small Sacrifices is based on the tragically true story of convicted murderer Diane Downs. In part one, which was first telecast November 12, 1989, Diane (Farrah Fawcett) arrives in a Springfield, Oregon hospital late one May night in 1983. She has brought in her three seriously wounded children--victims, Diane claims, of a psychotic stranger. One child dies; the survivng two have emotionally blocked the incident from their minds. Assistant DA Frank Joziak (John Shea) … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Television
Directed By:
Written By: Joyce Eliason
In Theaters:
Louis Rudolph Films


as Diane Downs

as Frank Joziak

as Lew Lewiston

as Doug Welch

as Karen Downs

as Boyd Paul

as Russell Wells

as Daryl Chapman

as Wally Beck

as Rosalind Dyring

as Reporter

as Lola Joziak

as Verla Mae Wells

as Matt Jensen
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Underrated Movie , worth the look.Another Role Farrah rocked , proving that she was more than just that Gorgeous Face. A true story about a Woman on trial for Murdering her 3 Children in the Hopes that her Lover will be happier with her without her children.It was painfully hard to watch at times, but very good.

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