Ellen Foster


2h 1997

Brief Synopsis

After Ellen's mother Charlotte dies, she is left with her alcoholic father, Bill. Since Charlotte's mother Leonora and sisters Nadine and Betsy never approved of Charlotte's marriage to Bill, they neglect to see that Ellen needs their help when her father becomes abusive. But Ellen is a sensitive an

Film Details

Also Known As
Hallmark Hall of Fame (12/14/97)
Release Date
1997
Production Company
CBS Entertainment
Location
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

After Ellen's mother Charlotte dies, she is left with her alcoholic father, Bill. Since Charlotte's mother Leonora and sisters Nadine and Betsy never approved of Charlotte's marriage to Bill, they neglect to see that Ellen needs their help when her father becomes abusive. But Ellen is a sensitive and determined girl with a magical quality that helps her transcend the somber reality of her existence and hold on to the hope of finding the perfect foster family.

Film Details

Also Known As
Hallmark Hall of Fame (12/14/97)
Release Date
1997
Production Company
CBS Entertainment
Location
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

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Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States December 14, 1997

Telecast as a presentation of "Hallmark Hall of Fame."

Began shooting August 27, 1996.

Completed shooting September 30, 1996.