A Private Matter

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  • PG-13
  • Genre(s): Drama TV Movie
  • Release year: 1992
  • Running time: 89 min
True account of Sherri Finkbine, who became the center of controversy in 1962 when she decided to seek an abortion after discovering that the child she was carrying might be deformed by thalidomide.

True account of Sherri Finkbine, who became the center of controversy in 1962 when she decided to seek an abortion after discovering that the child she was carrying might be deformed by thalidomide.

Original Release

06/20/1992

US Release

06/20/1992

Cast

Aidan Quinn Bob Finkbine
Estelle Parsons Mary Chessen
Leon Russom Steve Morris
Sissy Spacek Sherri Finkbine
Xander Berkeley Peter Zenner
Jeff Perry Randall Everett
Noley Thornton Carol Callaghan
Sheila McCarthy Diane Callaghan
Richard Venture Dr. Werner
Gregg Almquist Doctor #2
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Joan Micklin Silver

Writers

William Nicholson

Cast

Aidan Quinn Bob Finkbine
Estelle Parsons Mary Chessen
Leon Russom Steve Morris
Sissy Spacek Sherri Finkbine
Xander Berkeley Peter Zenner
Jeff Perry Randall Everett
Noley Thornton Carol Callaghan
Sheila McCarthy Diane Callaghan
Richard Venture Dr. Werner
Gregg Almquist Doctor #2
Mark Anderson Reporter #3
Dawn Arnemann Parking lot mom
Michael Bofshever TV host
Michael Byrne Reporter #2
Susie Duff Dotty Harper
Lance Edwards Ray Becker
Taylor Fry Sandra Harper
Steven Gilborn Harvey
Marc Grapey Reporter #1
Jessica Griffis Tracy Finkbine

Producers

Ronnie D. Clemmer Executive Producer
Lindsay Doran Executive Producer
Bill Pace Executive Producer
Sydney Pollack Executive Producer
Cynthia Fitzpatrick Producer
David C. Thomas Producer

Editors

Rick Shaine

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