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Against Her Will: The Carrie Buck Story (1994)

Carrie Buck is a young intellectually disabled woman who is persuaded to fight against the courts for custody of her newborn daughter after it's taken from her since Carrie has been ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Carrie Buck
... Melissa Prentice
... Adam White
... Arthur Kent
... Ian Strand
John Bennes ... Governor Trinkle
James Martin Jr. ... Campaign manager
... Alice Evans
... Joseph Evans
Sharyn Greene ... Elizabeth Lake
Moses Gibson ... Feenie
Trenton McDevitt ... Gregory Lake (as Trent McDevitt)
... Miss Frederick
J. Michael Hunter ... Dr. Harry Laughlin
Laddy Sartin ... Journalist
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Carrie Buck is a young intellectually disabled woman who is persuaded to fight against the courts for custody of her newborn daughter after it's taken from her since Carrie has been declared mentally incompetent to raise her baby by herself. Written by Matthew Patay

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A História de Carrie Buck  »

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A tragic story
20 July 2018 | by See all my reviews

It might not be the best of acting, however I think it was. The story itself is very important. At the beginning you wonder about what you're watching but it gets more and more intense. Very much worth watching. A story to love.


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