Breaking Home Ties (1988)

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  • Norman Rockwell's "Breaking Home Ties" Alternative


Drama, set in 1954, about a family in which the mother is suffering from leukemi a, and dare not tell anyone for fear of upsetting them, and the parents are also having to come to terms with their only child leaving home.

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