Against Her Will: The Carrie Buck Story (1994) (TV)

Director: John David Coles
Writer: Brian L. Ross

Release Date: 5 October 1994 (USA)

Plot:
Based on real life events. Carrie Buck is a young retarded woman who is persuaded to fight against the courts for custody of her newborn daughter after it's taken from her since Carrie has been declared mentally incompetent to raise her baby by herself.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Credited Cast:

Marlee Matlin ... Carrie Buck
Melissa Gilbert ... Melissa Prentice
Peter Frechette ... Adam White
Joanne Pankow ... Matron (as Joann Pankow)