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Abortion portrayal

Beyond the Forest (film)

Notes:

Rosa Moline is the neglected wife of a small-town doctor in Wisconsin. She grows bored and becomes infatuated with a visiting Chicago businessman. She extorts money from her husband's patients and uses the cash to flee to Chicago, but the businessman does not welcome her. She returns home and becomes pregnant by her husband. The businessman has a change of heart and follows her to Wisconsin. He wants her back, but not her baby, so she attempts to abort by throwing herself down a hill, gets peritonitis and dies.

[Description via Wikipedia]

Release date: October 21, 1949
Time setting: Present
Geographical setting: US (Wisconsin)
Abortion legality: Illegal
Health outcomes: Death
Character age: 20-29
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Production company: Warner Bros. Pictures

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