Movie Trailer for The Memory Keeper's Daughter (2008) Emily Watson, Dermot Mulroney, Gretchen Mol, Krystal Hope Nausbaum, Hugh Thompson, Emma Colbert Movie Review

The Memory Keeper's Daughter (2008)   3/53/53/53/53/5

Trailer for The Memory Keeper's Daughter

When his wife, Norah (Gretchen Mol - The Valley of Light), goes into labour early, her husband, Dr. David Henry (Dermot Mulroney - Zodiac), rushes her to a nearby clinic where, with the help of Nurse Caroline Gill (Emily Watson - The Water Horse), he delivers their son. But much to his surprise a second child is born just minutes later, a baby girl who David quickly realises has Down Syndrome. It brings back traumatic memories of his mother struggling to deal with the loss of his own sister when she died young and so with Norah out cold he asks Caroline to take the child to a home for the handicapped and those not expected to survive. But it is a decision which haunts him as not only does he end up lying to Norah and telling her that a second child was still born but Caroline can't bring her self to leave the child at the squalid, uncaring facility and instead takes the child, who she names Phoebe (Emma Colbert/Krystal Hope Nausbaum), to hers to care for her herself. ... Read Review