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October Baby

Hannah (Rachel Hendrix) has just learned a difficult truth. Her parents aren't really her blood relatives. Instead she was adopted after an unsuccessful abortion. Feeling like her whole world has been turned upside-down, she sets out to find the woman who didn't want to be her mother. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: A-
Violence: B+
Sexual Content: B+
Language: A
Drugs/Alcohol: A-
Run Time: 107
Theater Release: 23 Mar 2012
Video Release: 11 Sep 2012
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Why Is October Baby Rated PG-13?

Violence: Characters break into a locked building and are subsequently arrested. Mild suicidal thoughts are recorded in a journal.

Sexual Content: An unmarried couple is forced to share a hotel room, which causes the girl’s moral convictions great distress. A character says she has never been with anyone (meaning sexually).

Language: None Noted.

Drugs and Alcohol: A character is depicted with a hangover.

Other: A girl’s medical history (hip problems, asthma, epilepsy and emotional issues) is attributed to a failed abortion. A character describes witnessing the birth of a child who is missing an arm because of an abortion attempt. Miscarriages, abortion and death of infants are discussed.

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