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The Seeding of Sarah Burns (1979)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  7 April 1979 (USA)
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A young woman volunteers to carry an embryo transplant for a couple that has tried and failed to have a baby. Soon, however, she begins to have second thoughts about giving up the baby after it's born.

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Sarah Burns
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Dr. Samuel Melman
Cassie Yates ...
Karen Lovell
Charles Siebert ...
Alex Lovell
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Tim
Virginia Kiser ...
Mrs. Angstrom
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Roger Deems
Caitlin O'Heaney ...
Linda
Jordan Michals ...
Terri
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Bonnie
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Jill
Peggy Lee Brennan ...
Penny
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Flora
John Dennis ...
Mr. Swells
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Judy
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A young woman volunteers to carry an embryo transplant for a couple that has tried and failed to have a baby. Soon, however, she begins to have second thoughts about giving up the baby after it's born.

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Better than I thought it would be

Interesting premise for its time. The film depicts the story of a young woman who agrees to take part in a science study and be implanted with a fertilized egg from another couple. The concept was practically science fiction when the movie was made. The movie is nothing spectacular but pretty good. Well thought out plot, good dialogue, good acting.


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