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White Mama (1980)

White Mama





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In this TV movie, Bette Davis plays a poverty-stricken widow. Aware that she will receive money if she takes in a foster child, Bette becomes surrogate mother to a black teenager. The relationship starts off shaky, but soon foster mother and foster "child" learn to love, and respect one another.more
Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama
Directed By:
On DVD: Oct 1, 1985
Tomorrow Entertainment


Bette Davis
as Adele Malone
Ernest Harden Jr.
as B.T. Williamson
Eileen Heckart
as Three Bag Lady
Virginia Capers
as Gorilla Sydney
Anne Ramsey
as Heavy Charm
Lurene Tuttle
as Mrs. McIntyre
Tony Burton
as Black Fighter
Peg Shirley
as Judge Alice Quentin
Ernie Hudson
as Counsellor
Dan Mason
as Father Gannon
John Hancock
as Tall Black Man
Maggie Gwinn
as Waitress
Roger Hampton
as Man in Alley
Robert Ruth
as Superintendent
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