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Children of a Lesser God (1986)  link to Children of a Lesser God on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: Silver 9a

cover Children of a Lesser God

IMDb Rating:
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7.2/10 (11883 votes)

Country: ASL, 119 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Drama, Romance

Director(s): Randa Haines

Cast: William Hurt (as James Leeds), Marlee Matlin (as Sarah Norman), Piper Laurie (as Mrs. Norman), Philip Bosco (as Dr. Curtis Franklin), Georgia Ann Cline (as Cheryl)

Medium: Original DVD,

Plot Outline: James is a new speech teacher at a school for the deaf. He falls for Sarah, a pupil who decided to stay on at the school rather than venture into the big bad world. She shuns him at first, refusing to read his lips and only using signs. Will her feelings change over time?

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1

Apr 26, 2017