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When the Cradle Falls Details

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The parents of a healthy baby boy, Brian and Donna McDermott (Scott Reeves, Martha Byrne) are stunned and grief-stricken when the child vanishes. Making matters worse, the authorities are convinced that Brian and Donna are themselves responsible for their baby's disappearance. Perhaps those same authorities would be better served if they bothered to check out those somewhat shady employees at the local maternity hospital, notably duplicitous receptionist Joan Hollins (Cathy Lee Crosby) -- who in turn is very close with the attorney (Linda Gray) who represents an adoption services that provides newborn white infants to infertile couples...no questions asked. When the Cradle Falls originally aired March 4, 1997, on CBS. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi

Cast

Scott Reeves
as Brian McDermott
Martha Byrne
as Donna McDermott
Cathy Lee Crosby
as Joan Hollins
Linda Gray
as Attorney
Dorian Harewood
as Lt. Harlan Dugger
Karl Makinen
as Hammack
Brigitta Dau
as Young Mother
Joel de la Fuente
as Bill Avila
Joe Ivy
as Dr. Ashling
Henry Woronicz
as Det. Tauber
Roy Werner
as Det. Braeden
James Newcomb
as Dr. Sira
Yumi Iwama
as Kay Avila
Yavone Evans
as Mrs. Simmonds
Zachary Stauring
as Justin
Tyler Stauring
as Justin
Nancy Renee
as Rene Walsh

Crew

Rob Hedden
Screenwriter
Thomas del Ruth
Cinematographer
Joseph Conlan
Composer (Music Score)
Alfred Sole
Production Designer
Freyda Rothstein
Executive Producer
Rob Hedden
Executive Producer
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