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Abortion portrayal

Next Stop, Greenwich Village (film)

Notes:

An aspiring Jewish actor moves out of his parents' Brooklyn apartment to seek his fortune in the bohemian life of Greenwich Village in 1953. He struggles to come to terms with his feelings about his mother's overbearing nature, while also trying to maintain his relationship with his girlfriend. His girlfriend announces a pregnancy, and he offers to marry her, but she pursues an abortion.

Keywords: Pregnancy decision.

Release date: February 4, 1976
Time setting: Past (1953-1954)
Geographical setting: US (New York)
Abortion legality: Illegal
Health outcomes: None
Character age: 20-29
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Production company: Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation

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