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Children of a lesser god

Author: Randa HainesBurt SugarmanHesper AndersonMark Howard MedoffPatrick PalmerAll authors
Publisher: Hollywood CA : Paramount Pictures, 2000.
Series: Widescreen DVD collection.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Widescreen versionView all editions and formats
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A love story about John Leeds, an idealistic special education teacher, and a headstrong deaf girl named Sarah. At first, Leeds sees Sarah as a teaching challenge. But soon their relationship blossoms into a love so passionate it shatters the barrier of silence that keeps them apart.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Film adaptations
Disability
Romance
Named Person: Mark Howard Medoff; Mark Howard Medoff
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Randa Haines; Burt Sugarman; Hesper Anderson; Mark Howard Medoff; Patrick Palmer; William Hurt; Marlee Matlin; Piper Laurie; Philip Bosco; Michael Convertino; Lisa Fruchtman; Gene Callahan; John Seale; Paramount Pictures Corporation.
ISBN: 0792169719 9780792169710
OCLC Number: 45672253
Language Note: Includes French dubbed version and subtitles in English.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 1986.
Based on the stage play by Mark Medoff.
Special features: Interactive menus, scene selection, theatrical trialer.
Credits: Music, Michael Convertino ; editor, Lisa Fruchtman ; production design, Gene Callahan ; director of photography, John Seale.
Cast: William Hurt, Marlee Matlin, Piper Laurie, Philip Bosco.
Awards: Academy Award winner, best actress, Marlee Matlin.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 1 videodisc (118 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby Digital mono.
Contents: Widescreen version enhanced for 16:9 TVs --
Interactive menus --
Scene selection (All over the map ; Reasons to speak ; Sarah ; Alone in silence ; Hearing boys ; Tell me what to say ; I promise ; Boomerang ; Deaf children ; Say my name ; Show me the music ; What do you hear ; Separate but one ; Forgive me ; Inside the silence ; Joined ; Credits) --
Theatrical trailer --
Language: English Dolby digital mono ; French Dolby digital mono --
Subtitles: English.
Series Title: Widescreen DVD collection.
Other Titles: Children of a lesser god (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Paramount Pictures presents a Burt Sugarman production ; screenplay by Hesper Anderson and Mark Medoff ; produced by Burt Sugarman and Patrick Palmer ; directed by Randa Haines.

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A love story about John Leeds, an idealistic special education teacher, and a headstrong deaf girl named Sarah. At first, Leeds sees Sarah as a teaching challenge. But soon their relationship blossoms into a love so passionate it shatters the barrier of silence that keeps them apart.

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