October Baby
October Baby (2012)

As the curtain rises, Hannah hesitantly steps onto the stage for her theatrical debut in college. Yet before her first lines, she collapses. Countless medical tests all point to one underlying factor: Hannah's difficult birth. This… More

Rated: PG-13
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: March 23, 2012
DVD Release Date: September 11, 2012
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Critic Score: 21% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Mark Feeney
Boston Globe

"October Baby" looks and feels like a Lifetime movie waiting not to happen.

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Joe Williams
St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Trafficking in 2-D morality and unlikely to be seen by the unconverted, "October Baby" would have been better off as a bumper sticker.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

A well-intentioned yet hopelessly ineffective drama...

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Andrew O'Hehir

The odds that this has happened in the real world approach those of being struck by lightning and eaten by a shark at the same time. With a winning lottery ticket tucked in your swimsuit.

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Tom Long
Detroit News

"October Baby" doesn't even meet the standards of decent propaganda. It is, in fact, indecent propaganda.

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Kevin Carr
7M Pictures

tries to walk a line between abortion drama and adoption drama. All the wringing of hands in this film are results of cliches we've seen in television and movies for years.

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Frank Scheck
Hollywood Reporter

[An] earnest, faith-based drama, which lacks sufficient entertainment value to make its message go down more palatably.

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Kyle Smith
New York Post

"October Baby" may be well-intentioned, but it's as obvious and inert as a spoonful of mashed potatoes.

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Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

While it's better than most movies of its kind, it's still pretty weak entertainment, though choir members should feel free to sing its praises. Amen.

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Flixster Audience Score: 79% Flixster User Reviews
Cynthia S.
Very sweet movie, even for a "Faith" movie. I normally shy away from those, but this movie is low key in that department, thankfully. It's more… More
Dannielle Albert
I went in to this movie expecting a great story but maybe a little bit of preachy-ness and slightly mediocre acting but was pleasantly surprised by October… More
"The main problem with this movie is the script. It tries way to hard to be emotional and touching. Instead you end up with acceptable acting with some… More
Stephen Skudlarek
Excellent. Don't listen to the critics on this one. If the user score here is any indication, this is a good film. It's very emotional, has likable… More
Nate Zoebl
Abortion and the rights of choice are topics that inspire intense feelings on all sides. October Baby is the latest evangelical movie to be funded by Provident… More
Philip Price
Any time I ready myself to sit and watch a faith based film I know to expect a few things.; one is a good amount of Christian-themed music sprinkled throughout… More