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Glass House: The Good Mother (2006)

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Young siblings Abby and Ethan are adopted by outwardly perfect parents Eve and Raymond Goode, only to find that that their new guardian's remote mansion is far from the idyllic abode that it initially appears to be.

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Steve Antin

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Brett Merryman, Wesley Strick (characters)
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Cast

Cast overview:
Angie Harmon ... Eve Goode
Joel Gretsch ... Raymond Goode
Jordan Danger ... Abby Snow (as Jordan Hinson)
Bobby Coleman ... Ethan Snow
Jason London ... Ben Koch
Tasha Smith ... Caseworker
Tim Cooney Tim Cooney ... Policeman
Adam Tomei Adam Tomei ... Security Technician
Robert Merrill ... Paramedic
Cyia Batten ... Diane (as Cya Batten)
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Young siblings Abby and Ethan are adopted by outwardly perfect parents Eve and Raymond Goode, only to find that that their new guardian's remote mansion is far from the idyllic abode that it initially appears to be.

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A mother's love is unconditional. See more »


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Rated R for some violence, terrorizing situations involving children, and language | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 October 2006 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Glass Houses: The Good Mother See more »

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1.85 : 1
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Joel Gretsch had to be persuaded into taking his shirt off in the sex scene as he felt that his body wasn't in good enough shape. (As can be seen by his excellent physique in the final edit, Gretsch needn't have worried.) See more »

Goofs

When Abby goes to check on Ethan right after he gets sick, her wrist isn't wrapped in the bandages, though it is in the scenes directly before and after. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Raymond Goode: [holding up a fish] Look what I caught.
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Connections

Follows The Glass House (2001) See more »

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La Traviata Addio Del Passato
Written by Giuseppe Verdi
Courtesy of 5 Alarm Music
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Its a very entertaining effort
27 September 2006 | by daisydebbiedoSee all my reviews

I must admit i did think this might be just another of those dreary drag along movies. But I can honestly say its not. Angie Harmon plays a very convincing role as a troubled mother & keeps you squirming in your seat. Shes backed up well by Joel Gretsch as her doting husband, with a very fine performance from unknown Jordon Hinson. The plot it self is a very simple one & its been seen before in a number of good movies, but this doesn't take anything away from the excitement or suspense. The characters all develop well as the story unfolds, & still gives you a ending with a surprise twist. Its a very entertaining effort, its no blockbuster but I,m sure it will be well received in video stores.


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