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Tie That Binds, The

Tie That Binds, The(1995)

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Brief Synopsis

Russell Clifton and his wife Dana appear to have the perfect life. They''re an attractive, successful thirtysomething couple with a stable and loving relationship. But one thing''s missing--a child with whom to share their love. Unable to conceive a baby of their own, they visit an adoption agency and are immediately bewitched by the beautiful and mysterious young Janie. But the truth is Janie, a shy six-year-old, already has a set of parents: the Netherwoods, Leann and John, who are drifters and dangerous criminals. After a burglary went awry, John and Leann were forced to take flight and leave their daughter behind. Now, as Russell and Dana welcome Janie into their home, the new family''s happiness is threatened by the specter of the child''s biological family. Just as a semblance of domesticity begins to form at the Cliftons, the Netherwoods reappear to reclaim what is theirs. Having vowed to find their daughter, John and Leann will stop at nothing--including murder.

Cast & Crew

Wesley Strick Director
Daryl Hannah Leann Netherwood
Keith Carradine John Netherwood
Moira Kelly Dana Clifton
Vincent Spano Russell Clifton
Ray Reinhardt Sam Bennett
Barbara Tarbuck Jean Bennett
Ned Vaughn Officer Carrey
Kerrie Cullen Female Police Officer
Bob Minor Male Police Officer
George Marshall Ruge Detective No 1
Thomas Rosales Jr. Detective No 2

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  R Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1995 Production Date: 
Color/B&W:  Distributions Co:  Walt Disney Studios Distribution
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Duration(mins):  Country:  United States (USA)

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