Movies and TV Shows About Adoption

Documentary Films about Adoption:

The Giving (2006)
Film By Mary Durnin Firth

Found in China (2007)
Film By Carolyn Stanek

Off and Running: An American Coming of Age Story (2009)
Film By Nicole Opper
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The Invisible Red Thread (2011)
Directed By Maureen Marovitech & Dr. Changfu Chang

Somewhere Between (2011)
Executive Producers Bobby Chang, John Fitzgerald, Catherine A. Johnston, Paul E. Li
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Twin Sisters (2013)
Film By Mona Friis Bertheussen
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Closure: A Documentary About Adoption (2016)
Film By Bryan Tucker
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Drama Films about Adoption:

Oliver! (1968)
With Mark Lester

Stewart Little (1999)
With Michael J. Fox

Big Daddy (1999)
With Adam Sandler

Antwone Fisher (2002)
Inspired by a true story, With Denzel Washington

Elf (2003)
With Will Ferrell
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Juno (2007)
With Ellen Page

Martian Child (2007)
With John Cusack
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The Blind Side (2009)
Based on a true story, With Sandra Bullock

Mother and Child (2009)
Written & Directed by Rodrigo Garcia

The Shunning (2011)
With Beverly Lewis

October Baby (2011)
With Rachel Hendrix
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Manchester by the Sea (2016)
With Casey Affleck
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Television Shows about Adoption:

Parenthood
Grey’s Anatomy
Switched at Birth
The Lying Game
The Fosters
Generation Cryo
Modern Family
Life Unexpected
Brothers and Sisters
Mister Rogers Neighborhood (Families: Episode # 1554, Mister Rogers Talks About Adoption)