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October Baby -- Poignant performances and genuine emotion illuminate this inspiring coming-of-age story about self-discovery and the healing power of forgiveness. Newcomer Rachel Hendrix stars as Hannah, a college student whose world is shattered when she discovers her parents have kept a life-changing secret from her that will force her to question who she truly is.
October Baby -- A college freshman's world is rocked when she learns she is the adopted survivor of an attempted abortion.


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Andrew Erwin (co-director)
Jon Erwin (co-director)
Jon Erwin (story)
Jon Erwin (written by)
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Release Date:
12 April 2013 (Spain) See more »
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Rachel Hendrix ... Hannah

Jason Burkey ... Jason

John Schneider ... Jacob

Jennifer Price ... Grace

Colleen Trusler ... Alanna
James Austin Johnson ... Truman (as Austin Johnson)
Amisho Lewis ... Drama Coach
Mary Tolley ... Julia Armen (as Mary Wheeler)

Corey Winston ... Hospital Attendant (as Cory Winston)

Lance E. Nichols ... Dr. Stewart (as Lance Nichols)
Rhett Hendrix ... Library Guy

Chris Sligh ... Bmac

Joy Brunson ... Danielle
Diego Montiel ... Diego

Robert Amaya ... Beach Cop

Walter K. Jordan ... Hotel Clerk (as Walter Jordan)
Tracy Miller ... Sgt. Dodd
Maria Atchison ... Law Secretary

Jasmine Guy ... Nurse Mary

Shari Rigby ... Cindy Hastings
Tom Clark ... Mr. Hastings
Rodney Clark ... Priest
Tawny Stephens ... New Mom
Lily Raffield ... New Baby
Brian Gall ... Security
Don Sandley ... Psychologist
John Walden ... Radio Announcer
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Andrew Erwin ... Himself - Director of 'October Baby' (uncredited)

Jon Erwin ... Himself - Director of 'October Baby' (uncredited)
Carl Conway Maguire ... Lance (uncredited)
Debrika Wright Person ... Audience Member (uncredited)
Chuck Waldrop ... Extra (uncredited)

Directed by
Andrew Erwin (co-director)
Jon Erwin (co-director)
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Andrew Erwin  story
Jon Erwin  story
Jon Erwin  written by
Theresa Preston  written by
Cecil Stokes  story

Produced by
Dan Atchison .... producer
John Bauman .... associate producer
Andrew Erwin .... executive producer
Jon Erwin .... executive producer
Jon Erwin .... producer
Dave Alan Johnson .... executive producer
Kristopher Kimlin .... associate producer
T.K. McKamy .... associate producer
Cecil Stokes .... producer
Justin Tolley .... producer
Josh Walsh .... associate producer
Original Music by
Paul Mills 
Cinematography by
Jon Erwin 
Film Editing by
Andrew Erwin 
Casting by
Beverly Holloway 
Production Design by
Edward Gurney Jr. 
Set Decoration by
Chelsea Reynolds 
Costume Design by
Anna Redmon 
Makeup Department
Janelle Cochrane .... key makeup artist
Diane Crocker .... assistant makeup artist
Jennifer Hill .... makeup artist
Charlene Perry .... special makeup effects artist
Production Management
Dan Atchison .... production manager
Stephen Preston .... post-production supervisor
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Elizabeth Nouri .... second assistant director
Justin Tolley .... first assistant director
Mary Tolley .... second second assistant director
Art Department
Joshua Davenport .... property master
Sound Department
Jacob Falls .... boom operator
Stephen Preston .... sound designer
Stephen Preston .... sound editor
Stephen Preston .... sound mixer
Camera and Electrical Department
Benjamin M. Bailey .... digital imaging technician
Jon Champion .... best boy grip
Tyler Fair .... grip
Charlie Harrold .... b-camera operator
Michael James Heath .... second assistant camera
Taylor Franklin Hide .... data tech
Kristopher Kimlin .... gaffer
Erik Loveland .... best boy electric
Clay Loveless .... electrician
Diego Montiel .... first assistant camera
Tyler Morris .... electrician
Joe Raffield .... key grip
Bruce Southerland .... grip
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Lissa Batson .... assistant costume designer
Editorial Department
Benjamin M. Bailey .... assistant editor
Location Management
Zac Champion .... location coordinator
Transportation Department
Hank Erwin .... rv driver
Jack Prince .... transportation coordinator
Alan Thacker .... rv driver
Other crew
Brock Barber .... production assistant
Meagan Belflower .... script supervisor
Jerilyn Bickford .... production accountant
Troy Charles Cobb .... production assistant
Claire Cressman .... production assistant
Stacey Davis .... production counsel
Rhett Hendrix .... production assistant
Jordan Lingreen .... production coordinator
Jana Motes .... production assistant
Andy Patton .... production assistant
Cecil Stokes .... behind the scenes producer
Ethan Trawick .... production assistant
Colleen Trusler .... production assistant
Caleb Walsh .... behind-the-scenes
Daniel Walsh .... producer's assistant
Francesca Battistelli .... the producers wish to thank
Chaz Corzine .... the producers wish to thank
Steve McBeth .... the producers wish to thank
Scott A Mills .... special thanks
Scott A Mills .... thanks

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Rated PG-13 for mature thematic material
USA:107 min
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In the beginning, the doctor addresses Hannah as Anna, with the soft "o" sound and then Hannah, with the soft "o" sound.See more »
Continuity: When Jason is packing his clothes in the hotel before leaving New Orleans, he is speaking to Alanna, and the same shot is shown twice of him picking up a pile of clothes that includes a red, gray and white striped shirt. He picks the pile up, puts it in his bag, another angle is shown and then he is shown picking up the exact same pile from the same spot and putting it in his bag again.See more »
Hannah:I feel dead inside.
Hannah:No something worse than death.
Hannah:I am still a child, a child trying to find a place on this world.
Hannah:I have so many unanswered questions, questions I feel but can't even begin to speak because there are no words to express them.
Hannah:Something is missing.
Hannah:Why do I feel unwanted?
Hannah:Why do I feel I have no right to exist?
Hannah:Why do I spend more time wanting to end my life than live it?
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57 out of 95 people found the following review useful.
A must see, like nothing you've ever seen before., 17 February 2012
Author: Susan Lytle from United States


Saw the screening last night and it surpassed all expectations!!! From the minute it begins it draws you in and doesn't let go. When you think you have it all figured out, it goes in a direction you never expected. The acting leaves you wondering if you are watching a movie or real life. The theme of this film could have gone in so many other directions and been a disaster. But OctoberBaby is truly excellent. Plan on seeing it when it opens in theaters on March 23. You will see one of the rare films that is well worth the $$!!

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