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Switched at Birth (1991)

PG | | Drama | TV Movie 28 April 1991
This is the story of the two babies who were switched at birth. A few years later when one of the girls gets sick and tests revealed that she was not the daughter of the couple who raised ... See full summary »

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »
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Regina Twigg
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Robert Mays
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Ernest Twigg
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Darlena
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Barbara Mays
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Lois Morehead
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Margaret
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Irisa
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Arlena Twigg, Age 9-11
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Ted Marx
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Sophie
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Frank Hill
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Nurse Ford
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Ruth Mays
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This is the story of the two babies who were switched at birth. A few years later when one of the girls gets sick and tests revealed that she was not the daughter of the couple who raised her. Eventually she dies. And the couple most especially the mother, search for their real daughter. Eventually they suspect that it's a widower who has their child. Now while they try to find out if she is their daughter, the widower is advised by his attorney not to be so hasty to cooperate, cause if she is their daughter, he might lose her, and she is all he has. Written by <rcs0411@yahoo.com>

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The unforgettable true story of two families fighting for one child.

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Rated PG for thematic elements | See all certifications »

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Cambiadas al nacer  »

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King Moody's final TV project. See more »

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References Little House on the Prairie (1974) See more »

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Great Big Bunches Of Lovin'
Words & Music written by Regina Twigg
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Best made for TV movie ever!!
11 November 2001 | by See all my reviews

I loved this movie. I saw it 8 years ago and would still love to see it again. The character portrayals were so excellent, especially those by the young actresses. The movie was heartfelt and you really felt the pain of the families as if it was happening to you yourself. I strongly recommend this movie to viewers of all ages!


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