Maria's Child

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Maria's Child ★★½ 1993

Light comedy about a dancer who becomes pregnant and must decide whether or not to keep the baby. When her live-in boyfriend (not the father) admits he cheated on her, she kicks him out. Unable to make up her mind, she imagines a dialogue with the fetus. Second of a trilogy by British TV screenwriter Malcolm McKay on the subject of forgiveness. 97m/C VHS . GB Yolanda Vasquez, David O'Hara, Fiona Shaw, Alec McCowen, Sophie Okonedo, Linda Davidson, Rudi Davies, Nicholas Woodeson, Anita Zagaria; D: Malcolm McKay; W: Malcolm McKay; M: Philip Appleby.