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The Baby Dance (1998)

TV-14
TV Movie | 95 min | Drama

Wanda (Laura Dern) is a dirt-poor Louisiana mother pregnant with her fifth child who answers a wealthy couple's "baby wanted" ad. Rachel (Stockard Channing) is the would-be adoptive mother who quietly clashes with Laura at every turn.
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Jane Anderson (play) (teleplay)
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Updated Aug 23, 1998

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Aug 23, 1998 (United States)

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Laura Dern
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Peter Riegert
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6.6 / 10 | 372 votes