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It's about a girl named Sooner, who lives with her guardian near the small town of Vevay, Indiana during TheGreatDepression. Her guardian (Cloris Leachman) attempts to collect foster support on Sooner, bringing her worth as a guardian into question. Enter town veterinarian "Mac" (Richard Crenna) and his wife Elizabeth (Lee Remick), a couple who don't have have a child. They take in Sooner.

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It's about a girl named Sooner, who lives with her guardian near the small town of Vevay, Indiana during TheGreatDepression. Her guardian (Cloris Leachman) (Creator/ClorisLeachman) attempts to collect foster support on Sooner, bringing her worth as a guardian into question. Enter town veterinarian "Mac" (Richard Crenna) and his wife Elizabeth (Lee Remick), a couple who don't have have a child. They take in Sooner.


* ParrotPetPosition: Bird is perfectly happy on Sooner's shoulder.

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* ParrotPetPosition: Bird MyBiologicalClockIsTicking: Alluded to with Elizabeth. It's never said why she was in the hospital, but it seems she had a miscarriage or lost a baby, and that's why she is perfectly happy on Sooner's shoulder.in such a deep depression at the beginning of the movie.



* ANounReferredToAsX: ''A Girl Named Sooner''
* MyBiologicalClockIsTicking: Alluded to with Elizabeth. It's never said why she was in the hospital, but it seems she had a miscarriage or lost a baby, and that's why she is in such a deep depression at the beginning of the movie.

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* ANounReferredToAsX: ''A Girl Named Sooner''
Sooner''.
* MyBiologicalClockIsTicking: Alluded to with Elizabeth. It's never said why she was in the hospital, but it seems she had a miscarriage or lost a baby, and that's why she ParrotPetPosition: Bird is in such a deep depression at the beginning of the movie.perfectly happy on Sooner's shoulder.



* WhoNamesTheirKidDude: Sooner's name is "Sooner"

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* WhoNamesTheirKidDude: Sooner's name is "Sooner""Sooner".


->"Mac, you just don't know what you're asking of that little girl. Now you and Elizabeth and this town here - all of us - our life is like a different ''planet'' to her!"

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->"Mac, ->''"Mac, you just don't know what you're asking of that little girl. Now you and Elizabeth and this town here - all here--all of us - our us--our life is like a different ''planet'' PLANET to her!"her!"''


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[[caption-width-right:313:Book [[caption-width-right:300:Book cover referring to the movie.]] ]]


* RealPlaceBackground: [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vevay,_Indiana Vevay, Indiana]] is a real place along the southern border of Indiana, and the movie was filmed in and around it. It's mentioned by name as the location the film takes place in the Sheriff's office early in the movie. The creek scenes were filmed along Indian Creek. The river you often see in the background in many scenes is the Ohio.

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* RealPlaceBackground: [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vevay,_Indiana Vevay, Indiana]] is a real place along the southern border of Indiana, and the movie was filmed in and around it. It's mentioned by name as the location the film takes place in the Sheriff's office early in the movie. The creek scenes were filmed along Indian Creek. The bridge Sooner plays near at the beginning of the film was slated for destruction, but was kept up so it could be filmed. The river you often see in the background in many scenes is the Ohio.


This film was never released on video, but the film is [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VHqRabznaUs&list=PLB99E7A022E756A73&index=3 on YouTube here]], though for some segments the sound is off by a second or so.

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This film was never released on video, but the film is [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VHqRabznaUs&list=PLB99E7A022E756A73&index=3 on YouTube here]], though for some segments the sound is off by a second or so.


It's unknown if this was ever/will ever be released on video, but the film is [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VHqRabznaUs&list=PLB99E7A022E756A73&index=3 on YouTube here]], though for some segments the sound is off by a second or so.

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It's unknown if this This film was ever/will ever be never released on video, but the film is [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VHqRabznaUs&list=PLB99E7A022E756A73&index=3 on YouTube here]], though for some segments the sound is off by a second or so.


''A Girl Named Sooner'' is a 1975 [[MadeForTVMovie made for TV]] film, based on the [[FilmOfTheBook 1972 book]] of the same name.

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''A Girl Named Sooner'' is a 1975 [[MadeForTVMovie made for TV]] film, based on the Suzanne Clauser's [[FilmOfTheBook 1972 book]] novel]] of the same name.


It's about a girl named Sooner, who lives with her guardian near the small town of Vevay, Indiana. Her guardian (Cloris Leachman) attempts to collect foster support on Sooner, bringing her worth as a guardian into question. Enter town veterinarian "Mac" (Richard Crenna) and his wife Elizabeth (Lee Remick), a couple who don't have have a child. They take in Sooner.

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It's about a girl named Sooner, who lives with her guardian near the small town of Vevay, Indiana.Indiana during TheGreatDepression. Her guardian (Cloris Leachman) attempts to collect foster support on Sooner, bringing her worth as a guardian into question. Enter town veterinarian "Mac" (Richard Crenna) and his wife Elizabeth (Lee Remick), a couple who don't have have a child. They take in Sooner.

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* ANounReferredToAsX: ''A Girl Named Sooner''


It's unknown if this was ever/will ever be released on video, but the film is [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VHqRabznaUs&list=PLB99E7A022E756A73&index=3 on YouTube here]].

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It's unknown if this was ever/will ever be released on video, but the film is [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VHqRabznaUs&list=PLB99E7A022E756A73&index=3 on YouTube here]].
here]], though for some segments the sound is off by a second or so.


It's about a girl named Sooner, who lives with her guardian near the small town of Vevay, Indiana. Her guardian (Cloris Leachman) attempts to collect foster support on Sooner, bringing her worth as a guardian into question. Enter town veterinarian "Mac" (Richard Crenna) and his wife Elizabeth (Lee Remick), a couple who don't have have a child. They take on Sooner.

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It's about a girl named Sooner, who lives with her guardian near the small town of Vevay, Indiana. Her guardian (Cloris Leachman) attempts to collect foster support on Sooner, bringing her worth as a guardian into question. Enter town veterinarian "Mac" (Richard Crenna) and his wife Elizabeth (Lee Remick), a couple who don't have have a child. They take on in Sooner.


It's about a girl named Sooner, who lives with her guardian near the small town of Vevay, Indiana. Her guardian (Cloris Leachman) attempts to collect child support on Sooner, bringing her worth as a guardian into question. Enter town veterinarian "Mac" (Richard Crenna) and his wife Elizabeth (Lee Remick), a couple who don't have have a child. They take on Sooner.

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It's about a girl named Sooner, who lives with her guardian near the small town of Vevay, Indiana. Her guardian (Cloris Leachman) attempts to collect child foster support on Sooner, bringing her worth as a guardian into question. Enter town veterinarian "Mac" (Richard Crenna) and his wife Elizabeth (Lee Remick), a couple who don't have have a child. They take on Sooner.


It's about a girl named Sooner, who lives with her "grandmother" near the small town of Vevay, Indiana. Her guardian (Cloris Leachman) attempts to collect child support on Sooner, bringing her worth as a guardian into question. Enter town veterinarian "Mac" (Richard Crenna) and his wife Elizabeth (Lee Remick), a couple who don't have have a child. They take on Sooner.

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It's about a girl named Sooner, who lives with her "grandmother" guardian near the small town of Vevay, Indiana. Her guardian (Cloris Leachman) attempts to collect child support on Sooner, bringing her worth as a guardian into question. Enter town veterinarian "Mac" (Richard Crenna) and his wife Elizabeth (Lee Remick), a couple who don't have have a child. They take on Sooner.

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