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An American Girl Story - Melody 1963: Love Has to Win (2016)

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Set in Detroit during the Civil Rights Movement, "An American Girl Story - Melody 1963: Love Has to Win" examines the joyful life and troubled times of an irrepressible 10-year-old African-American girl whose vivid imagination and creativity reinforce her optimism. When shocking national events threaten her sense of security, Melody must find inner strength to restore her hope for a better world.

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Melody Ellison
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Frances Ellison
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Miss Abbot
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Frank Ellison
Garrett McQuaid ...
Donald
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Lorraine
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Trish
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Principal Davis
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Sales Clerk aka Val
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Store Manager
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Mr. Schuler
Daija Bickham ...
Neighborhood Girl #1
Skyelar Wesley ...
Neighborhood Girl #2
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Mother in Store
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Daughter in Store
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Set in Detroit during the Civil Rights Movement, "An American Girl Story - Melody 1963: Love Has to Win" examines the joyful life and troubled times of an irrepressible 10-year-old African-American girl whose vivid imagination and creativity reinforce her optimism. When shocking national events threaten her sense of security, Melody must find inner strength to restore her hope for a better world.

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21 October 2016 (USA)  »

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Historia de una chica americana - Melody 1963: El amor debe vencer  »

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Written by James Weldon Johnson and John Rosamond Johnson
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