The Angel of Pennsylvania Avenue

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The Angel of Pennsylvania Avenue
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Directed by Robert Ellis Miller
Written by Rider McDowell
Michael De Guzman
Starring Diana Scarwid
Robert Urich
Tegan Moss
Music by Simon Kendall
Al Rodger
Cinematography David Geddes
Edited by Robert K. Lambert
Distributed by The Family Channel
Release dates
  • December 15, 1996 (1996-12-15)
Running time
92 mins.
Country United States
Language English

The Angel of Pennsylvania Avenue is an American 1996 television film directed by Robert Ellis Miller. It was nominated for two Young Artist Awards in 1997.[1] The film was completed days before actor Robert Urich had surgery for cancer.[2]


During the Great Depression, an unemployed Detroit man is arrested for a crime he didn't commit, prompting his three children to travel 1,000 miles to the White House in search of help from President Herbert Hoover in order to have their father home for Christmas.



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  2. ^ TV Guide December 14-19, 1996. pg. 130. 

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