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The Unborn (1991)

 -  Drama | Horror | Sci-Fi  -  29 March 1991 (USA)
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A couple who cannot have children joins an in-vitro fertilization program. While she is with child, she finds strange occurrences happening within her body. The horror surrounding the child... See full summary »

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Virginia Marshall
Jeff Hayenga ...
Brad Marshall
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Dr. Richard Meyerling
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Martha Wellington
Jane Cameron ...
Beth Sanders
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Connie Chicago
Wendy Hammers ...
Gloria Starchild (as Wendy Kamenoff)
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Janet Robinson
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Mark Robinson
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Cindy DeWitt
Matt Roe ...
Jeff DeWitt
Jessica Zingali ...
Alicia DeWitt
Francis Smalls Collier ...
Bobby DeWitt
Rick Podell ...
Chuck Martinez
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Louisa Krelm
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A couple who cannot have children joins an in-vitro fertilization program. While she is with child, she finds strange occurrences happening within her body. The horror surrounding the child comes to light when the parents find that their child has been part of a mad experiment. Written by Concorde - New Horizons (with permission).

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Rated R for gore, violence, sensuality and some language | See all certifications »
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29 March 1991 (USA)  »

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El nonato  »

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$1,200,000 (USA)
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Goofs

Virginia fires a pistol until it's empty, then we hear two clicks. These clicks would be heard if the gun were a revolver, as the barrel rotates and the hammer falls on an empty chamber. A semi-automatic pistol would not make a sound, as the slide would be stuck in the open position as would the hammer. See more »

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[Virginia doesn't realize that her unborn child was sired by an alien]
Virginia Marshall: What if the baby turns out like me?
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Doesn't quite live up to its brilliant Gary Numan sound-track
7 April 1999 | by (Shanghai, China) – See all my reviews

This is a disturbing horror film - not for all tastes and definitely not for the faint of heart! It is about a doctor who is creating superhuman foetuses without the mothers' knowledge. Unfortunately, there are extreme side-effects. "The Unborn" is much more poignantly frightening than "Rosemary's Baby" primarily because of the brilliant, sharply spooky musical score by the "Godfather of Electronica" - Gary Numan - and the very graphic, shocking, and adrenaline-releasing final moments of the film; however, poor production standards and not the greatest acting (has somewhat of a B-Movie flavour) prevent the film from becoming one of the better films of its kind (like the aforementioned). DO NOT WATCH THIS ALONE IN THE DARK! (6 out of 10)


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