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The Babymaker: The Dr. Cecil Jacobson Story (1994)

Married couples, unable to conceive, are thrilled to find they are going to become parents, thanks to a larger-than-life "miracle doctor" and his unusual treatments. However, joy soon turns... See full summary »

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Complete credited cast:
... Mary Bennett
Shanna Reed ... Sue Castellano
... Greg Bennett
... Nita
Geoffrey Bowes ... Dr. Mason
James B. Douglas
Jesse Collins ... Peter Fowler
... Jesse
... Bill Castellano
... Dr. Cecil Jacobson
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Damir Andrei ... Investigative Reporter (as Damir Andre)
... Medical Board Member (as Jank Azman)
Liza Balkan ... Mrs. Black
David Blacker ... Jake
Marilyn Boyle ... Receptionist
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Married couples, unable to conceive, are thrilled to find they are going to become parents, thanks to a larger-than-life "miracle doctor" and his unusual treatments. However, joy soon turns to outrage with the discovery the physician has taken bizarre and inconceivably unethical means to deceive his patients. In some case, the doctor deliberately misled couples into falsely believing they might have a chance to become pregnant when they could not. In others, the twisted physician actually served as a "secret donor," fathering countless children himself. Outraged by these shocking discoveries, one couple leads a seemingly impossible fight to keep hopeful families from being victimized again. Written by Anonymous

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8 February 1994 (USA)  »

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Very "Made For Television"!
8 June 2000 | by See all my reviews

Not a very good "thriller" or "drama" but there is a strong and twisted storyline present. Very typical of "made for television" movies of this nature. Semi-strong performance from Melissa Gilbert leaves you wanting more. Not highly recommended from this viewer. Blah!


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