The Memory Keeper's Daughter

75
  • PG
  • Genre(s): Drama
  • Release year: 2008
  • Running time: 90 min
In 1964, Dr. David Henry (Dermot Mulroney) separated his daughter from her twin brother to hide the daughter's Down Syndrome from his wife. Entrusting the baby to a nurse (Emily Watson), David cut off all contact to focus on his wife (Gretchen Mol)and his son. read more
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In 1964, Dr. David Henry (Dermot Mulroney) separated his daughter from her twin brother to hide the daughter's Down Syndrome from his wife. Entrusting the baby to a nurse (Emily Watson), David cut off all contact to focus on his wife (Gretchen Mol)and his son. Over the next 25 years, his disabled daughter grows into a beautiful adult while David watches the rest of his family fall apart, knowing he can never reveal his darkest secret.

Original Release

04/12/2008

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Cast

Directors

Mick Jackson

Writers

John Pielmeier, Kim Edwards

Cast

Emily Watson Caroline Gil
Dermot Mulroney Dr. David Henry
Gretchen Mol Nora Henry
Krystal Hope Nausbaum Phoebe
Hugh Thompson Al
Rob Stewart
Emma Colbert Phoebe 6 years
Tyler Stentiford Paul 13 years
Jamie Spilchuk Paul 18-22 years
Owen Pattison Paul 6 years
Gay Hauser Department Store Clerk
Bruce Murphy Checkout Clerk
Lita Llewellyn Ruby
Kerry McPherson Kay
Jeremy Akerman The Minister
Sandrine Lauzon Newborn Phoebe
Mark A. Owen Mover (as Mark Owen)
Don Ritchie Board President
David Christoffel Pete Warren
William Stordy Young David

Producers

Howard Braunstein Executive Producer
Michael Jaffe Executive Producer
Michael Mahoney Producer

Editors

Lori Jane Coleman

2008 Emmy Outstanding Made for Television Movie Nominated
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