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The Stranger Within (1974)

An expectant mother begins acting strangely and doesn't know why. Gradually she starts to realize that her bizarre behavior is being controlled by her unborn baby.

Director:

Lee Philips

Writers:

Richard Matheson (teleplay), Richard Matheson (short story)
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Cast

Cast overview:
Barbara Eden ... Ann Collins
George Grizzard ... David Collins
Joyce Van Patten ... Phyllis
David Doyle ... Bob
Nehemiah Persoff ... Dr. Edward Klein
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An expectant mother begins acting strangely and doesn't know why. Gradually she starts to realize that her bizarre behavior is being controlled by her unborn baby.

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Genres:

Horror | Mystery | Sci-Fi

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 October 1974 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Trespass See more »

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Lorimar Productions See more »
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Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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A woman's unborn baby begins to take control of her mind and body.
15 September 2000 | by verna55See all my reviews

Interesting made for TV ROSEMARY'S BABY/EXORCIST type flick, with Barbara Eden in fine form as the expectant mother who begins committing some very bizarre acts after she discovers she's pregnant. This is not at all new territory, though horror/sci-fi author Richard Matheson has managed to add some fairly effective offbeat touches.


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