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Tomorrow's Child (1982)

The wife of a research geneticist agrees to the experimental procedure of a 'test-tube baby' by having her fetus brought to full term in a glass jar in a laboratory.

Director:

Joseph Sargent

Writer:

Jerry McNeely
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Stephanie Zimbalist ... Kay Spence
William Atherton ... Jim Spence
Bruce Davison ... Cliff Bender
Ed Flanders ... Anders Stenslund
Salome Jens ... Laura Pressburg
James Shigeta ... Donald Shibura
Susan Oliver ... Marilyn Hurst
Arthur Hill ... Dr. Glenn Gorham
Teddi Siddall Teddi Siddall ... Janice Bender
J. Víctor López J. Víctor López ... Roy
Jerry McNeely Jerry McNeely ... Dr. Sargent
Dave Turner Dave Turner ... Lieutenant Wolders
Steven Helm Steven Helm ... Man at Accident (as Stephen Douglas Helm)
Virginia Bingham Virginia Bingham ... Cheryl
Freddye Chapman Freddye Chapman ... Nurse
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The wife of a research geneticist agrees to the experimental procedure of a 'test-tube baby' by having her fetus brought to full term in a glass jar in a laboratory.

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Drama | Sci-Fi

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 March 1982 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Genesis See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Photophone Sound Recording)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

An ectogen is a person who was, or is being, gestated in an artificial womb. See more »

Quotes

Jim Spence: You almost killed the baby. If anyone had seen you walking around with a flat belly the whole project would have to be shut down.
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A movie of scientific studies!
6 July 2001 | by r_steele8287See all my reviews

This movie came out when all the genetics testing and test tube babies were being experimented with. This movie experiments with the same concept. A baby being born outside the mother's body, in a laboratory. IMO, I enjoyed the movie. I'm a sucker for baby movies and this one touched me. At the time it was made, the concept seemed highly unlikely, or very farfetched, but now, it seems more babies are entering the world due to science and technology everyday. A must see, IMO. :)


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