Linda and Michael, married for ten years, desperately want a baby and turn to an adoption agency which introduces them to Lucy, a teenage girl expecting her first baby. The three agree that Linda and Michael will adopt Lucy's baby and that Lucy will sign away custody. Things don't go quite to plan however..

  1. Barbara Benedek


  2. Jonathan Kaplan


Top Billed Cast

  1. Glenn Close

    Glenn Close

    Linda Spector

  2. James Woods

    James Woods

    Michael Spector

  3. Mary Stuart Masterson

    Mary Stuart Masterson

    Lucy Moore

  4. Kevin Dillon

    Kevin Dillon


  5. Linda Darlow

    Linda Darlow

    Lawyer Susan Drew

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Immediate Family
Immediate Family


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Status Released

Release Information

  • October 27, 1989


    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 35m

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