When Innocence Is Lost (1997)

TV Movie  |  Drama  |  7 April 1997 (USA)
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When Erica French opts to keep the baby she conceived in high school, she never dreamed that one day she would be fighting for custody against the child's father, Scott Stone. Scott Stone ... See full summary »



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Cynthia Adams
Scott Stone (as Vincent Corazza)
Annie French
David Trask
Dave Nichols
Susan French
Deborah Grover ...
Barbara Stone
Alan Jordan ...
Courtney Greshuk ...
Molly - Age 1
Nicole Greshuk ...
Molly - Age 1
Phoenix Arn-Horn ...
Molly - Age 2
Mercedes Arn-Horn ...
Molly - Age 2


When Erica French opts to keep the baby she conceived in high school, she never dreamed that one day she would be fighting for custody against the child's father, Scott Stone. Scott Stone initially fought for custody when Erica threatened to cut off his access to their daughter. Scott continues to try to be a part of his daughter's life, but when Molly first breaks her arm at the playground then Scott's mother finds mysterious bruises on her granddaughter, Scott again fights for custody of young Molly, and this time he wins because the court feels his family can provide a more stable environment for Molly than a public daycare can. Written by kady

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Based on the true story of Jennifer Ireland who had her daughter Maranda at 16. See more »


When Erica is holding Molly and walking to the ice cream stand, she is holding her face forward by the stomach. When the camera changes, Molly is in a different position. See more »


References Casablanca (1942) See more »

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All She Wanted To Do Was Put Her Child in Daycare! What The Hell is Wrong with That?
25 March 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Erica French was just a young woman who was simply doing what she had to do to make things convenient for her. When she puts her daughter in daycare her ex-boyfriend comes out of the woodwork and files for custody just because he does not want his child in daycare.

From there Erica faces a long legal battle against him. He sues her to death. Just because there was an accident does not mean that the place is unsafe. In the end though, Erica does win her case but is forced to drop out of school.

This movie is a nice lesson to young people showing how difficult it is to raise a child. Once you make that commitment there's no turning back. So to all young people out there: think long and hard about it before you have sex. Your responsible.

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