Subject: I have found a DVD that I think you would enjoy
Actor: Susan Clark; Peter MacNeill; Catherine Fitch; Michael Riley
Director: Don McBrearty
Genres: Drama, Television, Mystery & Suspense
From the producer of "Anne of Green Gables": The shocking true story of Lila and William Young, owners of the Ideal Maternity Home for unwed mothers in the 1930s and '40s. The public becomes outraged when they discover t... more »
The Road To Hell Is Paved With Good Intentions
Roedy Green | Victoria, BC, Canada | 10/13/2004
(4 out of 5 stars)
"The Butterbox Babies is a deep film. The characters are clearly so well meaning as they start their home for unwed mothers, but slowly over the film they are corrupted by money and expedience.
You as the viewer, tend to stay sympathetic, until bit by bit you realise how corrupt they have become. You feel unclean for having sympathised with them so long. It is a heartbreaker of a movie.
It shows that the choice is not between abortion and no abortion, but between abortion and illegal abortion."