The movie that the triplets had a cameo in is Desperately Seeking Susan (1985).

A U.S. Documentary Special Jury Award for Storytelling was presented by Chaz Ebert to: Three Identical Strangers /U.S.A. (Director: Tim Wardle, Producer: Becky Read) -- New York,1980: three complete strangers accidentally discover that they're identical triplets, separated at birth. The 19-year-olds' joyous reunion catapults them to international fame, but also unlocks an extraordinary and disturbing secret that goes beyond their own lives - and could transform our understanding of human nature forever .

Three Identical Strangers part of The Hot Docs festival 's 25th anniversary line up in Toronto. Both screenings of Three Identical Strangers at the festival were sold out.

Debuted at the Sundance Film Featival in early 2018

David, Eddy, and Bobby meet up in 1980. That same year, Stephen King released two excerpts from his book Firestarter, fully released the following year. That book features a shady organization performing a study that was never released as well as monitoring the development of a child. The triplets eventually learned that these things happened to them in reality.