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Mom at Sixteen (2005)

TV-14 | | Drama | TV Movie 21 March 2005
Pregnant sixteen year old Jacey's well-meaning mother forces her to keep the birth a secret and decides to raise the baby as her own.

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Peter Werner

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Nancey Silvers
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Danielle Panabaker ... Jacey Jeffries
Jane Krakowski ... Donna Cooper
Clare Stone ... Macy
Tyler Hynes ... Brad
Colin Ferguson ... Bob
Mercedes Ruehl ... Terry Jeffries
Hollis McLaren ... Marlene
Rejean Cournoyer Rejean Cournoyer ... Mr. Deevers (as Rejean J. Cournoyer)
Dawn McKelvie Cyr Dawn McKelvie Cyr ... Gretchen (as Dawn Cyr)
Megan Edwards Megan Edwards ... Linda
Matthew MacCaull ... Dr. Hughes
Sabrina Jalees Sabrina Jalees ... Sarah
Deborah Allen Deborah Allen ... Pauline
Anastasia Hill Anastasia Hill ... Trea
Leah Fassett Leah Fassett ... Gena
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Storyline

Mom at Sixteen is about pregnant 16-year-old Jacey, whose well-meaning mother, after finding out she is pregnant, forces her to keep the birth a secret and both decided to give him on adoption when he is born. But the day the social services worker arrives to take him to his adoptive parents Jacey decides to keep him and she agrees that her mom will raise the baby as her own. A guidance counselor discovers Jacey's secret and tries to get her to enroll in a program for pregnant and parenting teens. Written by Anonymous

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It's about the choices you make next.

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Drama

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Country:

USA | Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 March 2005 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Just a Baby See more »

Filming Locations:

Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The home footage shown during the opening credits include videos of Danielle Panabaker, who plays Jacey and her real life sister, fellow actress Kay Panabaker. See more »

Goofs

When Jacey is playing the DVD that Macey gave to her, it says "For Charlie" on the DVD, but on the opening scene of the video it says "For Charley." The movie credits say that the baby's name is spelled Charley, meaning the name on the DVD is spelled wrong. See more »

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Donna Cooper: Do you think she is on drugs?
Dr. Hughes: Which one?
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Cried , and Cried some more...
24 March 2005 | by mixed_tape_RecorderSee all my reviews

This movie turned out to be one of my top favorite Lifetime movies. The emotion that was carried out in the movie was well done. I liked how they show what happens next once they have given birth because it's not like other movies that shows what's happening from when she finds out she is pregnant till she has the baby and then it just ends leaving the audience in mystery. I must say this film has made me cry so much , i haven't cried like that since "A walk to remember". This movie is definitely worth watching and it shows how teens are acting these days and gives a lesson in life. Danielle who had played Jaycee was an excellent actress and i don't think anyone else could have played such a part, i felt the emotions going through her as if i was with her through out her journey. This is a movie that almost anyone can relate to if you knew someone or were a young mother that had a dilemma.


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