It’s an extraordinarily touching true-story about Terry Jean Moore, the determined, independent and young woman who is imprisoned for 7 years on account of a “five dollar” robbery. In the prison she will be pregnant by a jailer and she has to fight for bear and keep her child.
Love Child is a 1982 biopic based on the life of Terry Jean Moore. The film stars Amy Madigan, Beau Bridges, Mackenzie Phillips, Albert Salmi, Joanna Merlin, Margaret Whitton, Anna Maria Horsford, Rhea Perlman and Juanita Mahone.
Love Child (1982)
Directed by: Larry Peerce
Starring: Amy Madigan, Beau Bridges, Mackenzie Phillips, Albert Salmi, Joanna Merlin, Margaret Whitton, Anna Maria Horsford, Rhea Perlman, Juanita Mahone
Screenplay by: Anne Gerard, Katherine Specktor
Cinematography by: James Pergola
Film Editing by: Bob Wyman
Set Decoration by: Richard Helfritz
Art Direction by: Don K. Ivey
Music by: Charles Fox
Distributed by: Warner Bros. Pictures
Release Date: October 15, 1982