Born Innocent is a 1974 American made-for-TV drama directed by Donald Wrye. The film stars Linda Blair as Chris Parker, a 14-year-old runaway sent to a girls' reformatory where the delinquents within it victimize her. The movie takes an unflinching look at the realities of life in such an institution, from violence and bullying to sexual assault. Notable for its controversial subject matter, Born Innocent sparked heated debates about the portrayal of violence on television and prompted changes in the law. It had the highest ratings of any TV movie to air in 1974.
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