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Switched at Birth 

PG | | Drama | TV Mini-Series (1991)
This is the story of the two babies who were switched at birth. A few years later when one of the girls gets sick, tests reveal that she was not the daughter of the couple who raised her. ... See full summary »
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1991  
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »

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Bonnie Bedelia ...  Regina Twigg unknown episodes
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This is the story of the two babies who were switched at birth. A few years later when one of the girls gets sick, tests reveal that she was not the daughter of the couple who raised her. Eventually she dies. And the couple, most especially the mother, search for their real daughter. Eventually they suspect that it's a widower who has their child. While they try to find out if she is their daughter, the widower is advised by his attorney not to be so hasty to cooperate, because if she is their daughter, he might lose her, and she is all he has. Written by <rcs0411@yahoo.com>

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The unforgettable true story of two families fighting for one child.

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Rated PG for thematic elements | See all certifications »

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USA

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English

Release Date:

28 April 1991 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Cambiadas al nacer See more »

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Stereo

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Color (Technicolor)

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1.33 : 1
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King Moody's final TV project. See more »

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References Little House on the Prairie (1974) See more »

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Great Big Bunches Of Lovin'
Words & Music written by Regina Twigg
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the best mini-series ever
8 July 1999 | by Erin-10See all my reviews

What to say about "Switched at Birth?" I've seen this movie at LEAST a half a dozen times, probably more. It doesn't take much to get sucked into this compelling story. All the actors involved did a wonderful job portraying the real-life Twig and Mays families. I don't know what it is about this story that makes it so compelling. I guess it's that what both families go through is so touching and they make it seem as raising the wrong child could just happen to anyone. Great acting by Bonnie Bedelia and a pre-Jurassic Park Ariana R


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