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A Place to Be Loved is a 1993 American television film with Richard Crenna and Rhea Perlman. It was released in the United Kingdom under the title Shattered Family.

A Place to Be Loved
A Place to Be Loved FilmPoster.jpeg
A video cover bearing the film's alternative title: Shattered Family
GenreBiography
Drama
Family
Written byBlair Ferguson
Directed bySandy Smolan
StarringRichard Crenna
Rhea Perlman
Linda Kelsey
Cotter Smith
Joycelyn O'Brien
Tom Guiry
Music byW. G. Snuffy Walden
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
Production
Executive producer(s)Beth Polson
Producer(s)Randy T. Siegel
Tiffany Hegerty (assistant producer)
CinematographyNeil Roach
Production company(s)Corapeake Productions
Procter & Gamble Productions
The Polson Company
World International Network
DistributorCBS
Release
Original networkCBS
Picture formatColor
Audio formatMono
Original releaseApril 4, 1993

Plot summaryEdit

Gregory Kingsley is a boy who is abused by his father and placed with social services by his mother. The foster family he is put into proves to be the type of nurturing environment he needs. He ends up taking his mother to court, to have her parental rights revoked, in hopes of being adopted by his foster family. The story is based on a real life case of child abuse.

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