The Baby Maker (1970) - Rotten Tomatoes

The Baby Maker (1970)





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Emmy-winner and Oscar-nominee Barbara Hershey ("Portrait of a Lady," "Hannah and Her Sisters") plays a free spirit who agrees to bear a child for a childless couple in this early look at the phenomenon of surrogate motherhood. Co-starring Scott Glenn ("The Silence of the Lambs," "The Right Stuff"), this is the first feature by director James Bridges ("Urban Cowboy," "The China Syndrome").

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Sam Groom
as Jay Wilcox
Barbara Hershey
as Tish Gray
Scott Glenn
as Tad Jacks
Jeannie Berlin
as Charlotte
Lili Valenty
as Mrs. Culnick
Phyllis Coates
as Tish's Mother
Madge Kennedy
as Tish's Grandmother
Brenda Sykes
as Francis
Jeff Siggins
as Stoned Young Man
Charles Wagenheim
as Toy Shop Owner
Bob Ennis
as Exotica
Mimi Doyle
as Woman Clerk
Pat Hedruck
as Childbirth Instructress
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Starring Barbara Hershey, James Bridges' first film deals with surrogate motherhood long before it became a hot-button issue.

May 2, 2012 | Rating: B | Full Review…

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