The Cider House Rules (1999)
overview : Homer is an orphan who was never adopted, becoming the favorite of orphanage director Dr. Larch. Dr. Larch imparts his full medical knowledge on Homer, who becomes a skilled, albeit unlicensed, physician. But Homer yearns for a self-chosen life outside the orphanage. What will Homer learn about life and love in the cider house? What of the destiny that Dr. Larch has planned for him?
Genres : Drama
Tags : based on novel or book, drug addiction, pregnancy, orphanage, maine, african american, cigarette smoking, incest, drug overdose, war injury, apple cider, anesthetic, incinerator, picking apples, 1920s