Terrible Things My Mother Told Me

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Terrible Things My Mother Told Me
Screenplay by Christopher Whitesell
Story by
  • Christopher Whitesell
  • John Alan Palmer
  • Susan Rohrer
Directed by Susan Rohrer
Music by Brent Havens
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
  • Craig S. Cummings
  • Susan Rohrer
  • Steve Schaefer
Cinematography Ken Lamkin
Editor(s) Skip Bowman
Production company(s) Christian Broadcasting Network
Original network ABC
Audio format Monaural
Original release
  • January 20, 1988 (1988-01-20)

Terrible Things My Mother Told Me is a 1988 TV film starring Beth Howland, Katherine Kamhi,and Stephen James.[1] It was directed by Susan Rohrer and written by John Alan Palmer, Christopher Whitesell and Susan Rohrer.[1] It aired on ABC.


A 16-year-old girl who doesn't realize that her mother is emotionally and verbally abusive to her.[2]



  1. ^ a b "Terrible Things My Mother Told Me". Turner Classic Movies. Retrieved May 27, 2016. 
  2. ^ O'Connor, John (January 19, 1988). "TV Review; 'Terrible Things My Mother Told Me'". New York Times. Retrieved March 2, 2014. 

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