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The Cider House Rules (1999)


The Cider House Rules (1999) is an adaptation of the eponymous book by American writer John Irving.

Homer Wells (Toby McGuire) grows up in an orphanage in Maine, run by Dr. Wilbur Larch (Michael Caine). Children are treated well at the orphanage.

Dr Larch trains young Homer to become an obstetrician. After Larch’s death, Homer Wells returns to the orphanage to become the new director.

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