This Child Is Mine

This Child Is Mine

David Greene (1985)

PG Certificate


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A teenage mother faces a heartbreaking decision and a childless couple confront the pitfalls of adoption in this frank TV movie. Seventeen-year-old unwed mother Nancy McKeon gives her baby up for adoption only to change her mind later. She finds herself embroiled in a bitter legal and emotional battle with the adoptive parents, Lindsay Wagner and Chris Sarandon. There's nothing particularly new or surprising about this sentimental drama, but mothers everywhere may still find themselves reaching for the tissues.


A couple adopt a baby girl, but the teenage mother fights a legal battle to regain custody of the child. Fact-based drama, starring Lindsay Wagner, Chris Sarandon and Nancy McKeon.

Cast & Crew

Bonnie Wilkerson Lindsay Wagner
Craig Wilkerson Chris Sarandon
Kimberly Downs Nancy McKeon
Abe Rosenberg Michael Lerner
Matt John Philbin
Janet Rasnick Kathleen York
Harper Carswell Frank Dent
Olivia O'Neill Joan McMurtrey
Director David Greene
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Other Information

Language: EnglishColourAvailable on: video