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Abortion portrayal

The Nanny (film)


A family suspects that their English nanny may be not quite right. The nanny herself tries to figure out if the 10-year-old she's watching is a murderer or just emotionally disturbed. At one point, the Nanny confesses that her daughter died as a result of pursuing an illegal abortion.

Keywords: Past abortion.

Release date: November 7, 1965
Time setting: Present (1965)
Geographical setting: Non-US (England)
Abortion legality: Illegal
Health outcomes: Death
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Production company: Hammer Films

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