Changeling (2008)

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  • The Exchange Working

Synopsis

Drama set in Los Angeles, 1928. Christine comes home from work to discover that her son, Walter, has vanished. Months later, following a fruitless investigation, a boy claiming to be Walter is 'returned' to her. Doubting that the boy really is her son, she appeals to the authorities to keep searching, only to be dismissed as delusional. Finding an ally in activist Reverend Briegleb, Chrsitine defies the city powers, and fights to find her son.

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