A Season for Miracles (1999)

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TV-movie based on the novel by Marilyn Pappano. Emilie Dalton abducts the children of her sister Berry who is locked up in a jail hospital ward on a drug charge. Berry has been an addict for most of her adult life, relegating her school-age children J.T and Alanna to a bleak life in homeless shelters and intermittent schooling. A social worker is ready to farm the children out to responsible safe homes but Aunt Emilie will have none of it.

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