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30th Dec '16 8:21:16 PM Dawnwing
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* In ''Literature/WarriorCats'', Jayfeather, Lionblaze, and Hollyleaf are listening [[spoiler: when Ashfur is trying to kill them out of jealousy that Squirrelflight chose Brambleclaw over him. Squirrelflight tells Ashfur that the three aren't her kits.]] Hollyleaf thinks Leafpool might know who their real parents are, since she was there are the time of their birth. Leafpool reveals that [[spoiler: she is their real mother, which is against the warrior code since she is a medicine cat and medicine cats aren't allowed to have mates.]]

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* In ''Literature/WarriorCats'', Jayfeather, Lionblaze, and Hollyleaf are listening [[spoiler: when [[spoiler:when - after Ashfur is trying tries to kill them out of jealousy that Squirrelflight chose Brambleclaw over him. him - Squirrelflight tells Ashfur that the three aren't her kits.]] Hollyleaf thinks Leafpool might know who their real parents are, since she was there are at the time of their birth. Leafpool reveals that [[spoiler: she is their real mother, which is against the warrior code since she is a medicine cat and medicine cats aren't allowed to have mates.]]
21st Dec '16 12:37:34 AM Xtifr
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* Taran's search for his father in ''Taran Wanderer'', the penultimate book of the ''Literature/ChroniclesOfPrydain'' by Lloyd Alexander. [[spoiler: He never finds out, and realizes that it's not that important anyway]].

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* Taran's search for his father in ''Taran Wanderer'', the penultimate book of the ''Literature/ChroniclesOfPrydain'' ''Literature/TheChroniclesOfPrydain'' by Lloyd Alexander. [[spoiler: He never finds out, and realizes that it's not that important anyway]].
12th Oct '16 4:47:34 PM bobwolf
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* ''WesternAnimation/{{Storks}}'': Tulip felt that knowing her intended family was nearly impossible thanks to her beacon being destroyed, but she still hoped she might be able to find them. She gives that up to deliver the baby. [[spoiler: Little did she know that Jasper had been taking pains to repair the beacon, and is only missing one piece of it the one currently in her possession.]]
30th Sep '16 5:20:54 PM PerfumePreppy
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* Subverted in ''TheTiggerMovie''. The whole plot of the movie revolves around Tigger looking for his biological family and any vestiges of it... [[spoiler:only for him to discover that he doesn't actually have a biological family, and that his real family are his friends who have vowed to always be there for him]].

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* Subverted in ''TheTiggerMovie''.''Disney/TheTiggerMovie''. The whole plot of the movie revolves around Tigger looking for his biological family and any vestiges of it... [[spoiler:only for him to discover that he doesn't actually have a biological family, and that his real family are his friends who have vowed to always be there for him]].
30th Sep '16 5:18:27 PM PerfumePreppy
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* Subverted in ''TheTiggerMovie''. The whole plot of the movie revolves around Tigger looking for his biological family and any vestiges of it... [[spoiler:only for him to discover that he doesn't actually have a biological family, and that his real family are his friends who have vowed to always be there for him]].
14th Sep '16 6:31:28 PM Polokun
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** She then finds out later in the second season about [[spoiler:her mother, and then it turns out she's ''worse'' then her father.]]
11th Aug '16 10:38:43 AM siberia82
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* The Creator/BenStiller film ''Film/FlirtingWithDisaster''.
* The entire premise of ''Film/JoeDirt'', minus the part where he was adopted. Result: his blood relatives are jackasses, but the friends he's collected along his search end up a loving family for him.

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* The Creator/BenStiller film ''Film/FlirtingWithDisaster''.
* The entire premise of ''Film/JoeDirt'', minus the part where he was adopted. Result: his blood relatives are jackasses, but the friends he's collected along his search end up become a loving family for him.



* ''Film/XMenApocalypse'': Quicksilver seeks out his estranged father Magneto, [[spoiler:but Peter Maximoff chooses not to disclose to Erik Lehnsherr that they're related]].



* ''Film/OctoberBaby''.

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* %%* The Creator/BenStiller film ''Film/FlirtingWithDisaster''.
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''Film/OctoberBaby''.
31st Jul '16 6:36:24 PM Fireblood
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* The entire premise of ''Film/JoeDirt'', minus the part where he was adopted. Result: His blood relatives are jackasses, but the friends he's collected along his search end up a loving family for him.

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* The entire premise of ''Film/JoeDirt'', minus the part where he was adopted. Result: His his blood relatives are jackasses, but the friends he's collected along his search end up a loving family for him.



* ''Secrets and Lies'' is all about somebody looking for her birth mother, though she knew she was adopted all along, the death of her adoptive mother triggers the search.

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* ''Secrets and Lies'' is all about somebody looking for her birth mother, though she knew she was adopted all along, the along. The death of her adoptive mother triggers the search.
1st May '16 2:33:14 PM TheJayman49
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** And when Stewie hunts down someone he believes to be his real father [[spoiler:who turns out to be himself]].

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** And when Stewie hunts down someone he believes to be his real father [[spoiler:who turns out to be himself]].himself from the future]].
8th Feb '16 11:32:16 AM Ferot_Dreadnaught
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* {{Defied}} in ''ComicBook/{{WITCH}}'': when she finds out she was adopted, [[spoiler:Taranee]] also finds out [[GenreSavvy her mother kept track of her birth parents in case she wanted to find them]], but in the end [[spoiler:Taranee]] decides not to search for them.

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* {{Defied}} in ''ComicBook/{{WITCH}}'': when she finds out she was adopted, [[spoiler:Taranee]] also finds out [[GenreSavvy her mother kept track of her birth parents in case she wanted to find them]], them, but in the end [[spoiler:Taranee]] decides not to search for them.
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